English | Phrases - Travel | Getting Around

Getting Around - Location

Zgubiłem/Zgubiłam się.
I am lost.
Not knowing where you are
Czy mógłby Pan/mogłaby Pani pokazać mi gdzie to jest na mapie?
Can you show me where it is on the map?
Asking for a specific location on a map
Gdzie jest ___?
Where can I find___?
Asking for a specific facility
... toaleta?
... a bathroom?
facility
... bank/kantor?
... a bank/an exchange office?
facility
... hotel?
... a hotel?
facility
... stacja benzynowa?
... a gas station?
facility
... szpital?
... a hospital?
facility
... apteka?
... a pharmacy?
facility
... dom towarowy?
... a department store?
facility
... supermarket?
... a supermarket?
facility
... przystanek autobusowy?
... the bus stop?
facility
... stacja metra?
... the subway station?
facility
... centrum informacji turystycznej?
... a tourist information office?
facility
... bankomat?
... an ATM/a cash machine?
facility
Jak dotrzeć ___?
How do I get to___?
Asking for directions to a specific place
... do centrum?
... the downtown area?
specific place
... na dworzec kolejowy?
... the train station?
specific place
... na lotnisko?
... the airport?
specific place
... na komisariat policji?
... the police station?
specific place
... do ambasady [nazwa kraju]?
... the embassy of [country]?
the embassy of a specific country
Czy mógłby Pan/mogłaby Pani mi polecić (jakiś/jakąś/jakieś) ___?
Can you recommend any good___?
Asking for recommendations of a specific place
... bary?
... bars?
place
... kawiarnie?
... cafes?
place
... restauracje?
... restaurants?
place
... kluby nocne?
... night clubs?
place
... hotele?
... hotels?
place
... atrakcje turystyczne?
... tourist attractions?
place
... atrakcje historyczne?
... historic sites?
place
... muzea?
... museums?
place

Getting Around - Directions

Skręć w lewo.
Turn left.
Giving directions
Skręć w prawo.
Turn right.
Giving directions
Idź prosto.
Go straight ahead.
Giving directions
Zawróć.
Go back.
Giving directions
Zatrzymaj się.
Stop.
Giving directions
Idź w kierunku ___.
Go towards the___.
Giving directions
Miń ___.
Go past the___.
Giving directions
Rozejrzyj się za ___.
Watch for the___.
Giving directions
w dół
downhill
Giving directions
w górę
uphill
Giving directions
skrzyżowanie
intersection
Common reference point when giving directions
światła
traffic lights
Common reference point when giving directions
park
park
Common reference point when giving directions

Getting Around - Bus/Train

Gdzie mogę kupić bilet na autobus/pociąg?
Where can I buy a bus/train ticket?
Asking for a ticket office
Poproszę ___ do __[cel podróży]__ .
I would like to buy a___ to __[location]__ please.
Buying a ticket to a specific location
... bilet w jedną stronę ...
... single ticket ...
one-way ticket
... bilet powrotny ...
... return ticket ...
two-way ticket
... bilet pierwszej klasy/drugiej klasy ...
... first class/second class ticket ...
ticket for the first class/second class
... bilet całodzienny ...
... day pass ...
a ticket you can use the entire day
... bilet tygodniowy ...
... weekly pass ...
a ticket you can use for a whole week
... bilet miesięczny ...
... monthly pass ...
a ticket you can use for one month
Ile kosztuje bilet do _[cel podróży]_?
How much is a ticket to __[location]__ ?
Enquiring about the ticket price to a certain location
Chciałbym/Chciałabym zarezerwować miejsce (przy oknie).
I'd like to reserve a seat (by the window).
Reserving a specific seat
Czy ten autobus/pociąg zatrzymuje się w _[nazwa miejscowości]_?
Does this bus/train stop at __[location]__ ?
Asking if the bus or train goes to a certain location
Ile trwa podróż do _[nazwa miejscowości]_?
How long to get to __[location]__?
Kiedy odjeżdża autobus/pociąg do _[nazwa miejscowości]_?
When does the bus/train bound for__[location]__ leave?
Asking when a certain bus/train leaves the station
Czy to miejsce jest wolne?
Is this seat taken?
Enquiring whether the seat is still free
To jest moje miejsce.
That is my seat.
Pointing out that you were already sitting on this seat or have a reservation for this seat

Getting Around - Signs

otwarte
open
A store is open
zamknięte
closed
A store is closed
wejście
entrance
Sign to enter
wyjście
exit
Sign to leave
pchaj
push
ciągnij
pull
męski
men
Bathroom for men
damski
women
Bathroom for women
zajęte
occupied
Hotel is full/bathroom is occupied
wolne
vacant
Hotel rooms available/bathroom is empty

Getting Around - Taxi

Jaki jest numer, żeby zadzwonić po taksówkę?
Do you know the number to call a taxi?
Asking for the telephone number of the taxi company
Muszę dotrzeć do_[cel podróży]_ .
I need to go to __[location]__.
Telling the taxi driver where you want to go
Ile kosztuje przejazd do_[cel podróży]_?
How much to go to__[location]__?
Enquiring the taxi fare to a certain location
Może Pan/Pani tu chwilę zaczekać?
Can you wait here for a moment?
Asking the taxi driver to wait for you while you run an errand
Proszę jechać za tym samochodem!
Follow that car!
Used if you are a secret agent

Getting Around - Car rental

Gdzie jest wypożyczalnia samochodów?
Where is the car rental?
Asking where you can rent a car
Chciałbym/Chciałabym wypożyczyć mały samochód / duży samochód / furgonetkę.
I'd like to rent a small car/large car/van.
Specifying what kind of car you want to rent
... na jeden dzień/jeden tydzień.
... for one day/one week.
Specifying for how long you want to rent it
Proszę o opcję z pełnym pokryciem ubezpieczeniowym.
I want full coverage insurance.
Getting the maximum insurance possible
Nie potrzebuję ubezpieczenia.
I do not need insurance.
Getting no insurance at all
Czy przy zwracaniu auta bak musi być pełny?
Should I bring the car back with a full tank?
Asking if you need to fill the car up with gas before returning it
Gdzie jest najbliższa stacja benzynowa?
Where is the next gas station?
Asking where you can find the nearest gas station
Chciałbym/Chciałabym dodać drugiego kierowcę.
I would like to include a second driver.
Asking to include another driver to the rental agreement
Ile wynosi ograniczenie prędkości w miastach/na autostradach?
What is the speed limit in cities/on highways?
Enquiring about the speed limits in the region
Bak nie jest pełny.
The tank is not full.
Complaining that the car is not filled up 100%
Silnik wydaje dziwne odgłosy.
The engine makes a strange noise.
Complaining that there is a problem with the engine of the car
Samochód jest zepsuty.
The car is damaged.
Complaining that the car is damaged