How to use public transportation

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Do you need to get to places in the USA? Some of the distances you need to go are too far to walk. You will need different types of transportation to get to work, šola, in mesta za nakupovanje. Services such as buses and subway trains are called public transportation, or mass transit. Here is some information to help you understand buses and subway systems.

Do you need to get to places in the USA? Some of the distances you need to go are too far to walk. You will need different types of transportation to get to work, school, and places to shop. Services such as buses and subway trains are called public transportation, or mass transit. Here is some information to help you understand buses and subway systems.

woman getting on public transportation train

woman getting on public transportation train

Public transportation is an important part of life in the USA. Getting around can take up a lot of your time. If you live in a big city, you will have access to public transportation, vključno z avtobusi, taksiji, podzemni. Many cities also have vans or cars especially for senior citizens and the disabled. Če ste izbrali kje živeti, poskusite najti stanovanje ali hišo v bližini javnega prevoza, Če je mogoče.

Public transportation is an important part of life in the USA. Getting around can take up a lot of your time. If you live in a big city, you will have access to public transportation, including buses, taxis, the subway. Many cities also have vans or cars especially for senior citizens and the disabled. If you are choosing where to live, try to find an apartment or house near public transportation, if possible.

Na prvi, je morda težko razumeti navodila in lahko izgubijo. Google Maps je eden najboljših virov, ki vam pomaga najti tisto, kar iščete. To je spletno orodje, ki vam bo dala navodila za kjer boste preko hoja, javni prevoz, ali vožnja.

At first, it may be difficult to understand directions and you may get lost. Google Maps is one of the best resources to help you find what you are looking for. It is an online tool that will give you directions to where you are going via walking, public transportation, or driving.

You will also need to learn how the buses and subways work.

You will also need to learn how the buses and subways work.

Avtobusi

Buses

Javna avtobusi so običajno najcenejši način priti iz enega kraja v drugega. They can be crowded and slow, vendar.

Public buses are usually the cheapest way to get from one place to another. They can be crowded and slow, however.

Pogosto lahko kupite avtobus tedensko ali mesečno vozovnico. Dijaki in študentje še lahko brezplačno vožnjo z javnim prevozom avtobusom.

You can often buy a weekly or monthly bus pass. Seniors and students may even be able to ride the public transportation bus for free.

You can find out how to buy a bus pass in your city by searching online. Type the name of your city and then the wordsbus pass information.

You can find out how to buy a bus pass in your city by searching online. Type the name of your city and then the words “bus pass information.”

 

 

Traveling by bus can be confusing. Tukaj je nekaj nasvetov, ki vam pomaga izvedeti za vožnjo z avtobusom.

Traveling by bus can be confusing. Here are some tips to help you learn to ride the bus.

Planning your bus journey

Planning your bus journey

• Večina avtobusov imajo pot ime ali številka. Na primer, lahko vozi avtobus številka 52. Ta avtobus bo slediti isti poti vsakič in bo ustavil na istih mestih.

• Most buses have a route name or number. For example, you may ride bus number 52. This bus will follow the same route every time and will stop at the same places.

• Poišči avtobusne proge. Je treba karte online vseh avtobusnih prog v vaš kraj ali mesto. Če vi potreba pomoč, Pojdi na glavno avtobusno postajo v mestu in prositi za pomoč od informacijski pult. Lahko so natisnjene karte vam, in večina avtobusne postaje so karte na velik sporočilo tabla. Veliko avtobusi so tudi načrtovanem času prispe na vsaki ustavi.

• Find your bus route. There should be maps online of all bus routes in your town or city. If you need help, go to the main bus station in town and ask for help from the information desk. They may have printed maps to give you, and most bus stations have maps on large information boards. Many buses also have scheduled times to arrive at each stop.

• Avtobusi imajo običajno različnih urah med tednom (Ponedeljek, Torek, Sreda, Četrtek, in petek) and weekends (Sobota in nedelja). Avtobus lahko imajo tudi različne ure ali ne deluje na počitnice, na primer božič.

• Buses usually have different hours on weekdays (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday) and weekends (Saturday and Sunday). The bus may also have different hours or not run on holidays, such as Christmas.

• Vadite vožnjo z avtobusom, če pred vaš prvi dan v službi ali šoli. Na ta način, boste vedeli avtobusne proge (avtobus vozi na cestah) in prepozna avtobusne postaje, kjer boste morali dol.

• Practice your bus ride before your first day of work or school. This way, you will know the bus route (the roads the bus drives on) and recognize the bus stop where you need to get off.

Starting your bus journey

Starting your bus journey

• Najti vaše najbližje avtobusno postajališče. Poskušajo biti nekaj minut prej, v primeru, da avtobus je zgodnje. Pogosteje, Če je veliko prometa ali cesti gradnje, avtobus je lahko prepozno. Morda boste želeli zgodnje avtobusom se prepričajte, ste prišli na delo na čas.

• Find your nearest bus stop. Try to be a few minutes early in case the bus is early. More often, if there is a lot of traffic or road construction, the bus may be late. You may want to take an early bus to make sure you arrive to work on time.

• Ko vidite avtobus številka prihaja, stati bus stop znak in Val roko. Na ta način, voznik bo vedela, da ustavi in pote. Običajno, dobiš na vhodna vrata avtobusa voznik.

• When you see the bus with your number coming, stand by the bus stop sign and wave your arm. This way, the driver will know to stop and pick you up. Usually, you get on at the front door of the bus by the driver.

On the bus

On the bus

• Plačati voznik avtobusa vozovnice, ki je cena za vožnjo z avtobusom. Pogosto je ceneje kupiti mesečno avtobus vozovnico, če ste vožnjo avtobus veliko. Morate imeti natančne spremembe za avtobus. To pomeni, če stroški avtobus $1.50 morate imeti en dolar in petdeset centov. Avtobus bo voznik dati spremenite.

• Pay the bus driver your fare, which is the price for your bus ride. It is often cheaper to buy a monthly bus pass if you will be riding the bus a lot. You need to have the exact change for the bus. This means if the bus costs $1.50 you need to have one dollar and fifty cents. The bus driver will not give you change.

• Če ste negotovi, kam dol z avtobusom, povej voznik avtobusa. A krpa od papir lahko prinesete s seboj, ki pravi, da ime kraja, boste. Morda želite imeti svoje ime na papirju.

• If you are unsure where to get off the bus, tell the bus driver. You can bring a piece of paper with you that says the name of the place you are going. You may also want to have your name on the paper.

• Našli prazen sedež ali nekaj obdržati, če obstajajo no sedeže.

• Find an empty seat or something to hold onto if there are no seats.

• Sedežev za invalide ali starejših je običajno nahaja na sprednji strani avtobus. Morate dati gor sedežev za starejše, invalidne osebe, ali nosečnice. Če ste mladi in vidiš starejše osebe na avtobusu, je vljuden, da jim svoj sedež nekako. Vendar ne pozabite, v ZDA, prva oseba dobiti sedež ima pravico do sedeža, tako ne počutim slabo če ste starejši in nihče vam svoj sedež.

• Seating for the disabled or elderly is usually located at the front of a bus. You must give up these seats to seniors, disabled people, or pregnant women. If you are young and you see an elderly person on the bus, it is polite to give them your seat anyway. But remember in the US, the first person to get a seat has the right to the seat, so do not feel bad if you are older and no one gives you their seat.

Getting off the bus

Getting off the bus

• Preden dosežete, da vaš stop, Včasih morate zvonjenje zvonca ali Zumer, običajno nahaja na steno ali strop avtobusa, povedati voznik avtobusa za ustavitev. To storite, če ste seveda avtobusa na vsakem stop. Prosim za pomoč, če jo potrebujete.

• Before you reach your stop, you sometimes need to ring a bell or buzzer, typically located on the wall or ceiling of the bus, to tell the bus driver to stop. Do this unless you are sure the bus stops at every stop. Ask for help if you need it.

• Običajno, uporabite vrata ali zadnji strani priti dol z avtobusom. Počakajte, da avtobus ustavil premika dol. Lahko gledam, kako drugi potniki dol in kopirati kar počnejo.

• Normally, you use the back or side door to get off of the bus. Wait until the bus has stopped moving to get off. You can watch how other passengers get off and copy what they do.

• Če ni poln avtobus, To je lepo zahvalil voznik avtobusa, ko prideš dol.

• If the bus is not crowded, it is nice to thank the bus driver when you get off.

Sistemi podzemne železnice in podzemne

Subway and metro systems

Subways and metro systems are city railways that move large numbers of people from station to station. Most of the trains travel underground in tunnels, but sometimes the trains go above the ground too. V velikih mestih, podzemni ali metro sistem je pogosto najbolj primeren in najhitrejši način za potovanje, ker so ne vpliva prometa. Vendar, metro sistem pogosto stane več kot vožnja z avtobusom.

Subways and metro systems are city railways that move large numbers of people from station to station. Most of the trains travel underground in tunnels, but sometimes the trains go above the ground too. In big cities, the subway or metro system is often the most convenient and fastest way to travel because they are unaffected by traffic. However, the metro system often costs more than riding the bus.

Each big city has a different subway system. For all subway systems, some things are the same:

Each big city has a different subway system. For all subway systems, some things are the same:

• You will need to buy a ticket or pass before you can travel. There are ticket machines in every station. Če vi potreba pomoč, there will be a person at the station. There may be a ticket window with a person to help.

• You will need to buy a ticket or pass before you can travel. There are ticket machines in every station. If you need help, there will be a person at the station. There may be a ticket window with a person to help.

• Every subway system has a map to show lines and stations. Subway lines are like train lines. They have set routes and stations to stop at. You will need to learn how to read the subway map.

• Every subway system has a map to show lines and stations. Subway lines are like train lines. They have set routes and stations to stop at. You will need to learn how to read the subway map.

• Each station will have more than one platform for getting on and off the train. You will need to know which direction you are going to choose the platform.

• Each station will have more than one platform for getting on and off the train. You will need to know which direction you are going to choose the platform.

• Most subway systems have more than one line. You will need to know what line your starting station and destination station are on. You may have to change lines and platforms at another station during your journey.

• Most subway systems have more than one line. You will need to know what line your starting station and destination station are on. You may have to change lines and platforms at another station during your journey.

• Many big cities have online guides with instructions on how to use the subway system. There are online guides for Boston, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco Bay Area, in Washington DC.

• Many big cities have online guides with instructions on how to use the subway system. There are online guides for Boston, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco Bay Area, and Washington DC.

You can find information for other subway systems by searching online. Type the name of your city and then the wordssubway system information.

You can find information for other subway systems by searching online. Type the name of your city and then the words “subway system information.”

Other forms of transportation

Other forms of transportation

Če živite v manjša mesta ali na podeželskih območjih države, morate zaslužiti avto in vozniško dovoljenje. Morda tudi lahko car-pool (zapeljal z nekom, ki ima avto). Včasih, najboljši prevoz sprehod ali vožnjo s kolesom.

If you live in a smaller town or in the rural areas of the country, you may need to get a car and a driver’s license. You may also be able to car-pool (get a ride with someone who has a car). Sometimes, the best transportation is walking or riding a bicycle.

Vožnja

Driving

Če živite v velika mesta z javnim prevozom, verjetno ne potrebujete avtomobila. Vendar, Če živite v predmestju ali v mesto brez dobre avtobusne ali metro sistem, Morda boste dobili avto. Ob avto je otežena. Preden boste lahko dobili avto, morate opraviti vozniški izpit. Moraš tudi biti sposoben plačati za avto in za avtomobilsko zavarovanje. V ZDA, zakon pravi, da morate imeti avtomobilsko zavarovanje. Potrebovali boste information about driving in the USA. You will need to learn the driving regulations. Uganjati to, ti lahko read the US driver’s manual in many languages.

If you live in a big city with public transportation, you probably do not need a car. However, if you live in the suburbs or in a city without a good bus or metro system, you may want to get a car. Having a car is very convenient. Before you can get a car, you must pass a driving test. You also have to be able to pay for the car and for car insurance. In the USA, the law says you must have car insurance. You will need information about driving in the USA. You will need to learn the driving regulations. To do this, you can read the US driver’s manual in many languages.

Kolesa

Bicycles

Kolesarjenje je super in poceni način, da dobite okoli vašega mesta. Kolesarjenje je še posebej dobro, če živite v manjše mesto. Many larger cities now have bicycle routes and biking lanes to make it easier to bike around the city.

Biking is a great and low-cost way to get around your city. Biking is especially good if you live in a smaller town. Many larger cities now have bicycle routes and biking lanes to make it easier to bike around the city.

Vendar, kolesa so preprosto ukrasti in so v veliko povpraševanje, tako naložbe v dobro ključavnico in se prepričajte, da sodelujeta in celoten okvir kolesa na trdnih kovinskih predmetov. Učenje how to lock your bike. Večina šol in delovna mesta so kolesarskih parkirišč.

However, bicycles are easy to steal and are in great demand, so invest in a good lock and be sure to always secure the entire frame and wheels to a solid metal object. Learn how to lock your bike. Most schools and workplaces have bicycle parking areas.

Taksiji

Taxis

Taksi je avto ste najeti, da vas iz enega kraja v drugega. Taksiji so pogosti v velikih mestih kot so New York, in nekaj poslovni ljudje sprejmejo taksiji vsak dan. Vendar, taxis are very expensive, and they can get stuck in traffic, tako kot avtobusi.

A taxi is a car you hire to take you from one place to another. Taxis are common in big cities like New York, and some business people take taxis every day. However, taxis are very expensive, and they can get stuck in traffic, just like buses.

Souporabo in vozijo delnice

Carpooling and ride-shares

En odličen način, da dobite mestih je Carpool z nekom, ki ima avto ali rabiti vožnjo delež. To pomeni, da skupina ljudi vozi skupaj v en avto na isto mesto. Na primer, boste morda carpool za delo, če živite v bližini nekoga, ki dela na enako delo kot. Ali morda imate svoje otroke, ki sodelujejo v carpool iti šolske dejavnosti. Če boš carpool, se prepričajte, ali je voznik avtomobila ima veljavno vozniško dovoljenje in najnovejše zavarovanja.

One great way to get places is to carpool with someone else who has a car or to use a ride-share. This means a group of people ride together in one car to the same location. For example, you might carpool to work if you live near someone who works at the same job as you. Or you might have your children participate in a carpool to go to school activities. If you are going to carpool, you must make sure the driver of the car has a valid driver’s license and up-to-date insurance.

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