Japanese | Phrases - Travel | Getting Around

Getting Around - Location

I am lost.
道に迷いました
Not knowing where you are
Can you show me where it is on the map?
どこなのか地図で示してもらえますか?
Asking for a specific location on a map
Where can I find___?
___はどこですか?
Asking for a specific facility
... a bathroom?
...お手洗い?
facility
... a bank/an exchange office?
... 銀行/外国為替取引所?
facility
... a hotel?
...ホテル?
facility
... a gas station?
...ガソリンスタンド?
facility
... a hospital?
...病院?
facility
... a pharmacy?
...薬局?
facility
... a department store?
...デパート?
facility
... a supermarket?
...スーパー?
facility
... the bus stop?
...バス停?
facility
... the subway station?
...地下鉄駅?
facility
... a tourist information office?
...観光案内所?
facility
... an ATM/a cash machine?
..ATM/現金取扱機?
facility
How do I get to___?
___まではどの道順を行けばいいですか?
Asking for directions to a specific place
... the downtown area?
...中心地?
specific place
... the train station?
...駅?
specific place
... the airport?
...空港?
specific place
... the police station?
...警察所?
specific place
... the embassy of [country]?
...[国]大使館?
the embassy of a specific country
Can you recommend any good___?
おすすめの___はありますか?
Asking for recommendations of a specific place
... bars?
...バー?
place
... cafes?
...カフェ?
place
... restaurants?
...レストラン?
place
... night clubs?
...ナイトクラブ?
place
... hotels?
...ホテル?
place
... tourist attractions?
...観光資源?
place
... historic sites?
... 史跡?
place
... museums?
...美術館?
place

Getting Around - Directions

Turn left.
左に曲がる
Giving directions
Turn right.
右に曲がる
Giving directions
Go straight ahead.
まっすぐ進む
Giving directions
Go back.
戻る
Giving directions
Stop.
止まる
Giving directions
Go towards the___.
___へ向かう
Giving directions
Go past the___.
___を過ぎる
Giving directions
Watch for the___.
___に注意する
Giving directions
downhill
下り坂
Giving directions
uphill
上り坂
Giving directions
intersection
交差点
Common reference point when giving directions
traffic lights
信号
Common reference point when giving directions
park
公園
Common reference point when giving directions

Getting Around - Bus/Train

Where can I buy a bus/train ticket?
どこでバス/電車の切符が買えますか?
Asking for a ticket office
I would like to buy a___ to __[location]__ please.
__[場所]__行きの___をください
Buying a ticket to a specific location
... single ticket ...
...片道切符...
one-way ticket
... return ticket ...
...往復切符...
two-way ticket
... first class/second class ticket ...
...ファーストクラス/セカンドクラス切符...
ticket for the first class/second class
... day pass ...
...一日券...
a ticket you can use the entire day
... weekly pass ...
...一週間券...
a ticket you can use for a whole week
... monthly pass ...
...一ヶ月券...
a ticket you can use for one month
How much is a ticket to __[location]__ ?
__[場所]__へのチケットはいくらですか?
Enquiring about the ticket price to a certain location
I'd like to reserve a seat (by the window).
(窓際の)席を予約したいです
Reserving a specific seat
Does this bus/train stop at __[location]__ ?
このバス/電車は__[場所]__で止まりますか?
Asking if the bus or train goes to a certain location
How long to get to __[location]__?
__[場所]__まではどの位かかりますか?
When does the bus/train bound for__[location]__ leave?
__[場所]__行きのバス/電車はいつ出発しますか?
Asking when a certain bus/train leaves the station
Is this seat taken?
この席は空いていますか?
Enquiring whether the seat is still free
That is my seat.
これは私の席です
Pointing out that you were already sitting on this seat or have a reservation for this seat

Getting Around - Signs

open
営業中
A store is open
closed
閉店
A store is closed
entrance
入り口
Sign to enter
exit
出口
Sign to leave
push
押す
pull
引く
men
Bathroom for men
women
Bathroom for women
occupied
使用中
Hotel is full/bathroom is occupied
vacant
空き
Hotel rooms available/bathroom is empty

Getting Around - Taxi

Do you know the number to call a taxi?
タクシーの電話番号を知っていますか?
Asking for the telephone number of the taxi company
I need to go to __[location]__.
__[場所]__へ行きたいです
Telling the taxi driver where you want to go
How much to go to__[location]__?
__[場所]__へ行くにはいくらかかりますか?
Enquiring the taxi fare to a certain location
Can you wait here for a moment?
ここで少し待っててもらえますか?
Asking the taxi driver to wait for you while you run an errand
Follow that car!
あの車を追って!
Used if you are a secret agent

Getting Around - Car rental

Where is the car rental?
レンタカー業者はどこですか?
Asking where you can rent a car
I'd like to rent a small car/large car/van.
小型車/大型車/トラックをレンタルしたいです
Specifying what kind of car you want to rent
... for one day/one week.
...一日/一週間
Specifying for how long you want to rent it
I want full coverage insurance.
完全補償型保険がほしいです
Getting the maximum insurance possible
I do not need insurance.
保険は必要ないです
Getting no insurance at all
Should I bring the car back with a full tank?
ガソリン満タンにして車を返せばいいですか?
Asking if you need to fill the car up with gas before returning it
Where is the next gas station?
一番近くのガソリンスタンドはどこですか?
Asking where you can find the nearest gas station
I would like to include a second driver.
もう一人のドライバーを追加したいと思います
Asking to include another driver to the rental agreement
What is the speed limit in cities/on highways?
都市/高速でのスピードリミットは何ですか?
Enquiring about the speed limits in the region
The tank is not full.
ガソリンタンクが満タンではない
Complaining that the car is not filled up 100%
The engine makes a strange noise.
エンジンから奇妙な音がします
Complaining that there is a problem with the engine of the car
The car is damaged.
車が損傷されている
Complaining that the car is damaged