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20 Modes of Transportation in Spanish (for English Speakers)

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Different modes of transportation in the Spanish language

Different modes of transportation in the Spanish language

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Transportation, and modes of transportation, are an essential part of day-to-day life.

This article will discuss the names of different means of transportation in the Spanish language. The Spanish words for the modes of transportation have also been provided alongside their English meanings in a list to help readers learn them easily.

Words for different modes of transportation in Spanish and English

#Word for the Mode of Transportation in EnglishWord for the Mode of Transportation in Spanish

1

Car

Coche(In Spain)/Carro(Mostly in South American countries)

2

Train

Tren

3

Airplane

Avión

4

Boat

Barco

5

Ship

Embarcación

6

Bicycle

Bicicleta

7

Freight Train

Tren de Carga

8

Spacecraft

Astronave

9

Truck

Camión

10

Motorcycle

Motocicleta

11

Taxi

Taxi

12

Helicopter

Helicóptero

13

Rocket

Cohete

14

Hot-air-balloon

Globo aerostático

15

Metro

Metro

16

Police car

Coche de policía

17

Tractor

Tractor

18

Kick-scooter

Patinete

19

Firetruck

Camión de bomberos

20

Bus

Autobús

The word vehicle translates to vehiculo in the Spanish language.

1. Car

The Spanish word for the car is coche. The word coche is used in Spain mostly. Another word for car in Spanish is carro. It is used in North American countries.

Coche, or carro

Coche, or carro

2. Train

The train is called tren in Spanish.

3. Airplane

The Spanish word for an airplane is avión. It is pronounced like "Ah-byohn".

Avíon

Avíon

4. Boat

The Spanish name for boat is barco.

Barco

Barco

5. Ship

The ship is called embarcación in Spanish. It is pronounced like embahrkahsyohn.

Embarcación

Embarcación

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6. Bicycle

The word for a bicycle in Spanish is bicicleta.

Bicicleta

Bicicleta

7. Freight Train

The freight train is called tren-de-carga in Spanish.

Tren-de-carga

Tren-de-carga

8. Spacecraft

The Spanish name for spacecraft is astronave.

Astronave

Astronave

9. Truck

The truck is called camión in Spanish. It is pronounced like kah-myohn.

Camión

Camión

10. Motorcycle

The word for a motorcycle in the Spanish language is motocicleta.

Motocicleta

Motocicleta

11. Taxi

The Spanish word for a taxi is taxi.

12. Helicopter

The name for a helicopter in Spanish is helicóptero.

Helicóptero

Helicóptero

13. Rocket

A rocket is called cohete in Spanish.

Cohete

Cohete

14. Hot-air-balloon

The Spanish noun for the hot-air-balloon is globo aerostático.

Globo aerostático

Globo aerostático

15. Metro

The Spanish word for a metro is metro.

Metro

Metro

16. Police car

The name for a police car in Spanish language is coche de policía.

Coche de policía

Coche de policía

17. Tractor

A tractor is called tractor in Spanish.

Tractor

Tractor

18. Kick-scooter

The Spanish word for a kick - scooter is patinete.

Patinete

Patinete

19. Firetruck

The firetruck is called camión de bomberos in Spanish.

Camión de bomberos

Camión de bomberos

20. Bus

The name for a bus in the Spanish language is autobús.

Autobús

Autobús

This content is accurate and true to the best of the author’s knowledge and is not meant to substitute for formal and individualized advice from a qualified professional.

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