Making Appointments in Spanish – Vocabulary and Phrases

Do you need to make an appointment with a Spanish-speaking friend?

In this post, you will learn the basic phrases we use in this situation, as well as related vocabulary.



¿Te apetece ir conmigo al cine el sábado?
Would you like to go to the movies with me on Saturday?

¿Quieres salir a tomar algo esta tarde?
Do you want to go out for a drink this afternoon?

¿A qué hora quedamos?
What time shall we meet?

¿Dónde quedamos?
Where shall we meet?

¿Te viene bien a las seis frente al café?
Does it work for you at six in front of the café?

Nos encontramos allí.
We’ll meet there.

Nos vemos allí.
We’ll see each other there.

Lo siento, voy a llegar diez minutos tarde.
I’m sorry, I will arrive ten minutes late.


quedar con un amigoto make an appointment with a friend
concertar una citato make an appointment (more formal)
encontrarseto meet
ser puntualto be punctual
llegar tardeto be late
dar una vueltato go for a walk
salir a tomar algoto go eat/drink something

Other vocabulary

la citathe appointment / the meeting
la reuniónthe meeting (more formal)
el punto de encuentromeeting point
la hora de encuentromeeting time
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