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Mandarin Chinese

Useful Phrases: Train / Metro Station

Navigate your way through a new city with these need-to-know public transportation phases in your back pocket. 

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  • Which platform is the train to...?
    去...的火车站台是哪个?
    Qù...de huǒchē zhàntái shì nǎge?
  • Where can I buy a ticket?
    我可以在哪里买票?
    Wó kéyǐ zài náli mǎi piào?
  • I would like to buy a ticket to....
    我买一张到...的票。
    Wó mǎi yìzhāng dào ...de piào.
  • Are there reserved seats?
    有预定的座位吗?
    Yǒu yùdìng de zuòwèi ma?
  • What time does the next train depart?
    下趟车什么时候开?
    Xiàtàng chē shénme shíhou kāi?
  • How long does it take?
    坐多长时间?
    Zuò duōcháng shíjiān?
  • One-way
    单程
    dānchéng
  • Round trip
    往返
    wángfǎn
  • How does this machine work?
    这个机器怎么用?
    Zhège jīqì zěnme yòng?
  • Excuse me, this is my stop.
    不好意思,我要下车。
    Bù hǎo yìsi, wǒ yào xiàchē.

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