17. Ground Transportation

1. Repeat

A: I just arrived and need help getting transportation to my hotel.

B: There are shuttles, taxis, and buses that go all over the city.

A: Which one is the best form of transportation?

B: It depends on where you want to go. If you are going to a well-known hotel, they have their own shuttles that drop you right off at the door.

A: Where can I catch a cab?

B: All ground transportation leaves from the island as you walk out the arrivals gate.

A: Where can I rent a car?

B: The car rental agencies are against the wall as you exit.

A: Are there any subways in this town?

B: We have a subway system, but you need to take a shuttle to get to the station.

2. Repeat

A: I need help figuring out how to get to my friend's house in the city.

B: You may take a shuttle, a taxi, or a bus to get wherever you need to go.

A: Which form of transportation is preferable?

B: It depends on what you are looking for. If you are looking to travel inexpensively, a bus might be your best bet.

A: Where do the buses pick you up?

B: The ground transportation center is right outside the exit leading to the street.

A: Is there a car rental place around here?

B: You can find a car rental agency just outside of baggage claim.

A: Is there a subway in this city?

B: Our subway station is a mile outside of the airport. I would suggest you take the designated shuttle to get there.

3. Repeat

A: I need information about my options for ground transportation.

B: This city has many taxis, shuttles, or buses to transport you to your destination.

A: Is one form of transportation better than another?

B: It depends on where you are traveling. If your destination is close by, you might want to just grab a taxicab.

A: Where are the shuttle pick-up points?

B: When you pick up your luggage, walk out of the door and you will see the transportation kiosk.

A: Where are the car rental agencies?

B: You will see the car rental agencies as you walk down the hallway as you exit.

A: I heard that you have a very good light rail system in this city.

B: We have a subway station in the airport. The in-airport moving sidewalk system will take you to it.

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