Goodbye in Spanish

This free audio lesson is all about saying goodbye in Spanish. Spanish goodbyes are an important part of any Spanish speakers vocabulary.

Like in most languages, there are different ways to say goodbye in Spanish; the words and expressions will vary depending on the tone you would like to use: formal, polite or casual. Knowing these words and expressions are essential when learning any language as it would reflect friendliness and good manners. (Some people would see someone who does not say goodbye as rude!)

Goodbye in Spanish

How to say Goodbye in Spanish

You can also say goodbye with one of the following phrases.

Some more Goodbyes in Spanish

Keep in mind that in most Hispanic countries people greet and say goodbye with a kiss. Usually in Latin America one kiss is given, while in Spain two kisses is the custom, one on each cheek; so don’t be surprised when a Hispanic person greets you with a kiss when you have just met!

How to write Goodbye in Spanish

You can also use goodbye in a written way. When we finish a letter or email, these are some expressions you could use to end it: 

  • Saluda cordialmente a Ud. (formal)              - Yours sincerely
  • Atentamente (formal)                                             - Sincerely
  • Cariñosamente                                                          - Lovingly / Dearly (if it’s someone close or know you)
  • Marta y yo les deseamos lo mejor                   - Martha and I wish you the best 
  • Dele mis saludos a...                                               - Give my regards to… (unspecified person)
  • Esperando… tu respuesta/saber de tí.        - Waiting on your answer/ hear from you. 
  • Quedo a la espera de tu/su respuesta.         - I look forward to your answer/reply.
  • Abrazos/Besos de parte de...                             - Hugs / Kisses from… 
  • Un saludo desde... (Chile, Londres... etc). - Greetings from ... (Chile, London ... etc).
  • Con amor                                                                      - With love
  • Con cariño                                                                    - With love
  • Escríbeme pronto                                                    - Write me soon!

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

Mauricio
Mauricio Evlampieff
Rocket Spanish


Testing!

Test yourself with the Rocket Spanish testing tools! Improve your knowledge of Spanish!

Note that the tests below are listed from easiest to hardest.

Hear It Say It!

<{percentComplete['hearit']}>% Complete

Improve your understanding of spoken Spanish. With Hear it Say it! you can tune your ear to Spanish, increase your vocabulary and improve your pronunciation at the same time! Ready?

  • Click the Get Started button below
  • LISTEN to the audio (and touch up your pronunciation with Rocket Record if you like; Chrome/Firefox/Edge desktop browsers only)
  • Click REVEAL to see the word/phrase and see the translation
  • Just click your RATING to continue

See how many words you've rated at each level below. Just click on the number below each rating to review your words and phrases.

Write It!

<{percentComplete['writeit']}>% Complete

Write it! helps you to improve your written Spanish and your understanding of sentence structures. Just listen to the audio and type in what you hear!

  • Click the Get Started button below
  • LISTEN to the audio
  • WRITE down, in Spanish, what you hear
  • Click REVEAL to see the word/phrase and see the translation
  • Your answer will be automatically RATED, just click the rating to continue

Tip!

Click the keyboard icon for a Spanish keyboard

Know It!

<{percentComplete['knowit']}>% Complete

Know it! tests you on your ability to translate English to Spanish! Ready?

  • Click the Get Started button below
  • READ the word/phrase
  • RECORD yourself saying it in Spanish (Chrome/Firefox/Edge desktop browsers only)
  • Click REVEAL to see the word/phrase in Spanish and listen to the Spanish audio

Over 1,200,000 people love Rocket Languages

Here's what Rocket Languages members have to say:

Andrei Freeman - Pennsylvania, USA

Andrei
Freeman

Pennsylvania, USA

Rudi Kopp - USA

Rudi
Kopp

USA

Carmen Franceschino - Pennsylvania, USA

Carmen
Franceschino

Pennsylvania, USA

Kelly Scali - Chicago, USA

Kelly
Scali

Chicago, USA

Mark Waddel - Auckland, NZ

Mark
Waddell

Auckland, NZ

William McGill - Florida, USA

William
McGill

Florida, USA

Probably the best language tool I've come across. Actually love it more than Rosetta Stone and Duolingo

Try our award-winning Spanish language software for FREE 受賞歴ありの英語学習ソフトウェアを無料でお試しください Pruebe nuestro galardonado software del idioma inglés GRATIS

(And see how easy it actually is to learn Spanish... even if you've tried and failed before) (そして英語学習がどれだけ簡単か、肌で感じてみてください…今までに失敗したことのある人でもそれが分かるでしょう) (Y vea qué tan fácil es en realidad aprender inglés… aún si lo ha intentado y fallado antes)