English | Phrases - Travel | Getting Around

Getting Around - Location

Jag har gått vilse.
I am lost.
Not knowing where you are
Kan du visa mig var det är på kartan?
Can you show me where it is on the map?
Asking for a specific location on a map
Var kan jag hitta___?
Where can I find___?
Asking for a specific facility
... en toalett?
... a bathroom?
facility
... en bank/ett växlingskontor?
... a bank/an exchange office?
facility
... ett hotell?
... a hotel?
facility
... en bensinstation?
... a gas station?
facility
... ett sjukhus?
... a hospital?
facility
... ett apotek?
... a pharmacy?
facility
... ett varuhus?
... a department store?
facility
... ett snabbköp?
... a supermarket?
facility
... busshållplatsen?
... the bus stop?
facility
... tunnelbanestationen?
... the subway station?
facility
... en turistinformation?
... a tourist information office?
facility
... en bankomat?
... an ATM/a cash machine?
facility
Hur tar jag mig till___?
How do I get to___?
Asking for directions to a specific place
... centrum?
... the downtown area?
specific place
... tågstationen?
... the train station?
specific place
... flygplatsen?
... the airport?
specific place
... polisstationen?
... the police station?
specific place
... den [nationalitet] ambassaden?
... the embassy of [country]?
the embassy of a specific country
Kan du rekommendera några bra___?
Can you recommend any good___?
Asking for recommendations of a specific place
... barer?
... bars?
place
... kaféer?
... cafes?
place
... restauranger?
... restaurants?
place
... nattklubbar?
... night clubs?
place
... hotell?
... hotels?
place
... turistattraktioner?
... tourist attractions?
place
... historiska platser?
... historic sites?
place
... museum?
... museums?
place

Getting Around - Directions

Sväng vänster.
Turn left.
Giving directions
Sväng höger.
Turn right.
Giving directions
Gå rakt fram.
Go straight ahead.
Giving directions
Gå tillbaka.
Go back.
Giving directions
Stanna.
Stop.
Giving directions
Gå mot ___.
Go towards the___.
Giving directions
Gå förbi___.
Go past the___.
Giving directions
Titta efter___.
Watch for the___.
Giving directions
nerförsbacke
downhill
Giving directions
uppförsbacke
uphill
Giving directions
korsning
intersection
Common reference point when giving directions
trafikljuset
traffic lights
Common reference point when giving directions
park
park
Common reference point when giving directions

Getting Around - Bus/Train

Var kan jag köpa en buss/tågbiljett?
Where can I buy a bus/train ticket?
Asking for a ticket office
Jag skulle vilja köpa en___ till [destination], tack.
I would like to buy a___ to __[location]__ please.
Buying a ticket to a specific location
... enkelbiljett ...
... single ticket ...
one-way ticket
... tur- och returbiljett ...
... return ticket ...
two-way ticket
... första klass/andra klassbiljett ...
... first class/second class ticket ...
ticket for the first class/second class
... dags/dygnsbiljett ...
... day pass ...
a ticket you can use the entire day
... veckobiljett ...
... weekly pass ...
a ticket you can use for a whole week
... ett månadskort ...
... monthly pass ...
a ticket you can use for one month
Hur mycket kostar en biljett till __ [destination] __?
How much is a ticket to __[location]__ ?
Enquiring about the ticket price to a certain location
Jag skulle vilja reservera en plats (vid fönstret).
I'd like to reserve a seat (by the window).
Reserving a specific seat
Stannar den här bussen/det här tåget i __[destination]__?
Does this bus/train stop at __[location]__ ?
Asking if the bus or train goes to a certain location
Hur lång tid tar det att ta sig till __[destination]__?
How long to get to __[location]__?
När går bussen/tåget mot __ [destination] __?
When does the bus/train bound for__[location]__ leave?
Asking when a certain bus/train leaves the station
Är den här platsen ledig?
Is this seat taken?
Enquiring whether the seat is still free
Det där är min plats.
That is my seat.
Pointing out that you were already sitting on this seat or have a reservation for this seat

Getting Around - Signs

öppet
open
A store is open
stängt
closed
A store is closed
ingång
entrance
Sign to enter
utgång
exit
Sign to leave
tryck
push
drag
pull
herrar
men
Bathroom for men
damer
women
Bathroom for women
upptaget
occupied
Hotel is full/bathroom is occupied
ledigt
vacant
Hotel rooms available/bathroom is empty

Getting Around - Taxi

Har du taxinumret?
Do you know the number to call a taxi?
Asking for the telephone number of the taxi company
Ta mig till __ [destination] __, tack.
I need to go to __[location]__.
Telling the taxi driver where you want to go
Hur mycket kostar det att åka till __ [destination] __?
How much to go to__[location]__?
Enquiring the taxi fare to a certain location
Kan du vänta här en stund?
Can you wait here for a moment?
Asking the taxi driver to wait for you while you run an errand
Följ den där bilen!
Follow that car!
Used if you are a secret agent

Getting Around - Car rental

Var hittar jag en hyrbilsfirma?
Where is the car rental?
Asking where you can rent a car
Jag skulle vilja hyra en liten bil/stor bil/skåpbil.
I'd like to rent a small car/large car/van.
Specifying what kind of car you want to rent
... för en dag/en vecka.
... for one day/one week.
Specifying for how long you want to rent it
Jag vill ha en fullständig försäkring.
I want full coverage insurance.
Getting the maximum insurance possible
Jag behöver ingen försäkring.
I do not need insurance.
Getting no insurance at all
Ska jag återlämna bilen med tanken full?
Should I bring the car back with a full tank?
Asking if you need to fill the car up with gas before returning it
Var finns den närmsta bensinstationen?
Where is the next gas station?
Asking where you can find the nearest gas station
Jag skulle vilja inkludera en andra förare.
I would like to include a second driver.
Asking to include another driver to the rental agreement
Vad är det för hastighetsbegränsning i städer/på motorvägen?
What is the speed limit in cities/on highways?
Enquiring about the speed limits in the region
Tanken är inte full.
The tank is not full.
Complaining that the car is not filled up 100%
Motorn låter konstigt.
The engine makes a strange noise.
Complaining that there is a problem with the engine of the car
Bilen är skadad.
The car is damaged.
Complaining that the car is damaged