Synonyms of travel in English:


See definition of travel


1‘people seeking an exit visa to travel abroad’


journey, tour, take a trip, go on a trip, voyage, go on an expedition, go on an excursion, go sightseeing, globetrot, backpack

roam, rove, range, wend one's way, cruise, hike, trek, tramp, ride, roll

cross, traverse, cover, make one's way over, circumnavigate, go round, move round

move, go, proceed

informal gallivant, knock about, knock around

rare peregrinate

2‘light travels faster than sound’


move, proceed, progress, advance

be transmitted, carry

3‘that lorry's travelling!’


go fast, go rapidly, drive fast, speed, race, go at breakneck speed, hurry, hurtle, hasten, hotfoot it, whip, whip along, whizz, go like lightning, go like greased lightning

go hell for leather, go like a bat out of hell, tear up the miles, steam, belt, tear, zip, get cracking, get a move on, burn rubber

British bomb, put one's foot down


1‘he amassed great wealth during his travels’


journeys, expeditions, trips, tours, excursions, voyages, treks, safaris, odysseys, pilgrimages, jaunts

journeying, travelling, touring, sightseeing, voyaging, cruising, sailing, backpacking, globetrotting, jet-setting, exploration, trekking, wandering, roving, roaming

informal gallivanting

rare peregrinations