Talking about travel time

Present (general) How long does it take? : (ça prend, ou vous mettez) combien de temps?
future: how long will it take? / how long is it going to take?

How far is it? : c’est à quelle distance? combien de kilometres?

How long will it take? – about ten minutes, that’s all
How far is it? about three miles. it’s just around the corner.


  1. Thank you for your help. I am so thankful for all you do for me.
    Sometimes I feel that it is dificult to speak english.
    I have difficulties to keep conversation a long time.

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