How to Say Goodbye in Russian


Goodbye in Russian is До свидания (do svidanya), which is pronounced dah svi-dah-ni-yah.

The Russian phrase translates to until (next) meeting. This is a polite and formal way of saying goodbye that is appropriate to say to anyone.

But if you want to say goodbye in Russian informally, you just say пока (poka), pronounced pah-kah. This is very casual and should only be used among friends and family.

Now you know how to say goodbye in Russian. Want more? Learn how to say goodbye in other languages.