• German course for beginners
  • 1 The German alphabet [0/2]
  • 2 German greetings (Hello in German) [0/3]
  • 3 Introduction in german (talking about yourself) [0/2]
  • 4 Counting in German (cardinal and ordinal numbers) [0/3]
  • 5 The Time in German (hours and minutes in German) [0/3]
  • 6 Days of the weeks, months and seasons in German [0/3]
  • 7 Colours in German (blue, green, yellow...) [0/3]
  • 8 Asking for directions in German [0/3]
  • 9 The weather in German (sun, rain, temperature...) [0/3]
  • 10 Family members in German (parents, siblings...) [0/3]
  • 11 Body parts in German [0/3]
  • 12 Countries in German (Europe, Asia, Africa, America) [0/5]
  • 13 Ordering in Germany (restaurant, waiter, dinner) [0/3]
  • 14 German travel phrases [0/3]
  • 15 Grocery shopping in Germany [0/3]
  • 16 German proverbs [0/3]
  • 17 Animal names in German (pets, mammals, birds, ...) [0/4]
  • 18 Clothing in German (shoes, accessories, ...) [0/2]
  • 19 Happy birthday in German (parties and congratulations) [0/3]
  • 20 I love you in German (emotions and feedback) [0/3]
  • 21 Needs and opinions in German (polite requests) [0/4]
  • 22 Hobbies in German (sports and games) [0/3]
  • 23 House, room, furniture vocabulary in German [0/3]
  • 24 Descriptions in German (appearance and characteristics) [0/5]
  • 25 Business vocabulary in German (work and negotiations) [0/3]
  • 26 Going to the doctor and health vocabulary in German [0/3]
  • 27 School vocabulary in German (subjects and persons) [0/3]
  • 28 Places of interest German (post office, infrastructure) [0/3]
  • 29 Nature words in German (parks and outdoor) [0/2]
  • You want to travel to a German-speaking country or live there for a certain period of time? Then you should at least learn the most important travel-related words and phrases in German! Enjoy your trip! 

    German travel vocabulary

    First of all, I will show you the most important vocabulary related with public transportation. Afterwards, you will find a list with some usefull vocabulary about the topic accommodation.

    German transportation vocabulary

    English German
    the passport der Reisepass
    the identification card der Ausweis
    the airport der Flughafen
    the flight der Flug
    the airplane ticket das Flugticket
    the customs der Zoll
    the train station der Bahnhof
    the train der Zug
    the bus stop die Bushaltestelle
    the bus der Bus
    the subway die U-Bahn
    the cab das Taxi
    the ticket die Fahrkarte
    the one-way ticket die einfache Fahrkarte
    the round trip ticket die Hin- und Rückfahrkarte
    the seat der Platz
    the reservation die Reservierung
    the luggage das Gepäck
    the hand luggage das Handgepäck
    the suitcase der Koffer
    the backpack der Rucksack


    In the following list you can find some practical examples about how to use the beforehead showed vocabulary:

    English German
    I would like to buy a ticket Ich möchte eine Fahrkarte kaufen
    How much does the ticket cost? Wie viel kostet die Fahrkarte?
    When does the bus leave? Wann fährt der Bus los?
    When does the train leave? Wann fährt der Zug los?
    When does the bus arrive? Wann kommt der Bus an?
    When does the train arrive? Wann kommt der Zug an?
    Where can I find the bus stop? Wo finde ich die Bushaltestelle?
    Where can I find the train station? Wo finde ich den Bahnhof?


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    German hotel vocabulary

    English German
    the hotel das Hotel
    the hostel das Hostel
    the single room das Einzelzimmer
    the double room das Doppelzimmer
    the shared room das Mehrbettzimmer
    the reception desk die Rezeption
    the key der Schlüssel
    the bed das Bett
    the pillow das Kissen
    the blanket die Bettdecke
    the sheet das Betttuch
    the bathroom das Bad
    the toilet die Toilette
    the shower die Dusche
    the towel das Handtuch
    the toilet paper das Toilettenpapier
    the soap die Seife
    the air-conditioning die Klimaanlage
    the heater die Heizung


    In the following list you can find some practical examples about how to use the beforehead showed vocabulary:

    English German
    Are there rooms available? Haben Sie noch ein Zimmer frei?
    I would like to have a double room Ich hätte gerne ein Doppelzimmer
    I would like to have a room with a shower Ich hätte gerne ein Zimmer mit Dusche
    You are in room 4 Sie sind im Zimmer Nummer 4
    At what time is checkout? Wann muss ich auschecken?
    Can I have another blanket, please? Kann ich bitte noch eine Decke haben?
    I need more toilet paper Ich brauche mehr Toilettenpapier
    The air-conditioning is broken Die Klimaanlage ist kaputt


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