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Jacques Paillard

Living in Albania, from France

"Moving to Tirana was much more seamless when I knew that InterNations would provide me with a fantastic network of expats."

Luciana Barros

Living in Albania, from Brazil

"InterNations has helped me meet other South American expat women in Tirana."

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InterNations - a trusted Network & Guide for Expats in Albania

  • Join our community and get to know members of Albania’s vibrant expat community
  • Receive reliable information and exchange insider tips about the Albanian expat living
  • Meet fellow expatriates at top InterNations events in Tirana, Shkodër and many other regions

The InterNations Expat Guide for working and living in Albania

Are you an expat working and living in Albania? Or are you preparing to move soon to Tirana, Shkodër or any other of the Albanian international hotspots?

Expat life in Albania has much to offer and provides a great intercultural experience – from discovering the countryside like the Adriatic coastline, learning how Albanian people celebrate Sultan Nouruz Remembrance Day, up to tasting Albania’s favorite dishes such as tavë kosi.

However, InterNations does not only address expats in Albania. We have brief overview guides for various locations around the world – from live in Sweden to moving to South Korea.

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Working and living in Albania – Valuable Information from A to Z

Moving to and living in Albania requires a wealth of up-to-date, trustworthy information on various aspects of Albanian expat life. Living abroad in Albania raises a lot of questions such as: ʺHow do I find the best relocation services for moving to Albania?ʺ, ʺWhat's the annual cost of living in Tirana?ʺ, ʺWhich international school in Tirana should our kids attend?ʺ or, ʺHow do I obtain a work permit for my spouse at the Albanian municipality in Durrës?ʺ

Collecting all that information on working and living in Albania is quite laborious and time-consuming. Our InterNations Expat Guide for Albania aims to help you and provides you with reliable info on those topics that matter to expats living in Albania. The Guide includes information on many different areas ranging from expat institutions and clubs, to sports & leisure or restaurants and nightlife, up to food & shopping. Typical questions related to expat life abroad, such as ʺWhat is the Albanian climate like?ʺ, will no longer remain unanswered.

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Albania? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as live in Israel or live in North Korea!

Tips on living and working in Albania –
From business associations to international hospitals

Moreover, our expat directory for Albania includes recommended listings of expat institutions and relocation services, e.g. business associations or international hospitals. As a member, you’ll also be able to share your experiences of living abroad in Albania with your fellow expats on the InterNations Forum. We are looking forward to welcoming you with a heart-felt Tungjatjeta from our expats living and working in Albania.

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