Hungarian Directions

These are expressions used when giving or getting directions in Hungarian. Very useful when trying to find your way around or when lost.

Excuse me! (to ask someone): Elnézést (megszólításkor)
Can you show me?: Meg tudná mutatni?
I'm lost: eltévedtem
I'm not from here: Nem idevalósi vagyok
Can I help you?: Segíthetek?
Can you help me?: Tudna segíteni?
It's near here: itt van a közelben
It's far from here: messze van
Go straight: Menjen egyenesen
Turn left: Forduljon balra
Turn right: Forduljon jobbra
One moment please!: Egy pillanat!
Come with me!: Jöjjön velem
How can I get to the museum? : Hogyan jutok el a múzeumhoz?
How long does it take to get there?: Mennyi ideig tart odaérni?
Downtown (city center): városközpont

The following are words which might be used alone or in combination with other words to ask or give directions.

Near: közel
Far: távol
Right: jobb
Left: bal
Straight: egyenes
There: ott
Here: itt
To walk: gyalogolni / sétálni
To drive: vezetni
To turn: fordulni
Traffic light: közlekedési lámpa

We hope you will not need to ask for directions in Hungarian. If you do need help then the above sentences are essential. Check our menu above to select another topic or click the "Next" button to view the next lesson.

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