Goodbye in Italian

How many ways can you say goodbye in Italian? Most people know of Arrivederci but there are a lot more ways to say goodbye!

Listen to the audio and follow the Italian pronunciation. And don't be shy - go ahead and practice the Italian expressions for goodbye aloud! Before you know it you will be feeling confident pronouncing Italian goodbyes in a variety of situations!

How to say Goodbye in Italian

You have probably heard "ArrivederLa" before. It literally means "until we see each other again" and is a formal way of saying good-bye. Friends very often use the expression "Alla prossima" which literally means "Until next time" or "Arrivederci" which means "until we see each other again"




Until we see each other again

Alla prossima

Until next time


Until we see each other again

Hello in Italian - Ciao

Saying Goodbye in Italian on casual occasions

Let's listen to some casual farewells in Italian…



Ci vediamo

See you

A più tardi

See you later


Take care of yourself

Using different greetings will make you sound more fluent, so try to remember as many as you can.

That’s it for this lesson. If you want more lessons on Italian salutations then I recommend that you check out the following:

A presto!


Maria DiLorenzi and the Rocket Italian Team