Meet expats in Dubai

Get connected on InterNations.

InterNations is the world's number one Expat Community online. Sign up now to meet other expats where you live.

Peter B. Krehmer

Living in Dubai, from Switzerland

"There are so many expats in the UAE, but the InterNations Dubai Ramadan dinners brought some wonderful guests together. "

Suzanne Payne

Living in Dubai, from Great Britain

"Dubai is such an overwhelming mixture of tradition and modernity that I was very grateful for all the support from other expats. "

InterNations - a community of trust

InterNations - a trusted Network & Guide for Expats in Dubai

  • Build up valuable contacts with like-minded Dubai expats
  • Find reliable information and trustworthy tips about the expat life in Dubai
  • Join top-class InterNations events to meet fellow expatriates in town

Welcome to the Expatriates Dubai Community!

As-salām 'alaykum and welcome to our community for Dubai expats! Our private network helps you to settle in easily when moving to or living abroad in Dubai: Get to know like-minded expatriates in Dubai in a casual way, find reliable information and tips about expat life in the UAE and meet fellow expats from Dubai’s international community at our first-class InterNations events.

Curious to explore other communities in Middle East & Central Asia, e.g. our chapter for Riyadh Expats? Or you might think of stopping by at our Hong Kong Expats community on your next weekend trip.

Our Services for Dubai Expatriates

Show all nationalities

Dubai Expatriates Network

Join our high-quality network of Dubai expats to connect with expatriates living abroad in Dubai like you.

Dubai Guide for Expats

Dubai Expat Guide

Expat Forum Dubai

Get trustworthy and authentic advice from fellow members about all aspects of expat life in Dubai.

Dubai Expat Forum

Dubai Events for Expatriates

Attend our monthly events and activities for Dubai expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

Dubai Expat Events

Make the most of your Dubai Expat Life

The "Global City" offers an exciting intercultural experience for expats, starting with cultural highlights, like Burj Khalifa, with the highest observation deck in the world,, the folkloristic festivities on the occasion of UAE’s Leilat al-Meiraj, up to getting a taste of traditional shawarma. The InterNations community helps you as an Dubai expat to enjoy your expat stay in the UAE to the fullest. Our members have already come across many of the questions you’ll have when starting your expatriate life in Dubai and kindly offer you their assistance, from ʺWhat are the best designer outlets for a shopping spree in Dubai?ʺ up to ʺWhich rules of etiquette should never be violated in public?ʺ.

Become part of our Expat Dubai Community

Our members have their roots in Argentina, China, Mexico, the UK and almost any other country around the globe, all sharing your situation as an expat in Dubai. InterNations makes it easy for you to connect with fellow expats in Dubai. Next to our active online community, our members also regularly meet in real life at top-class events or go for weekend activities together, e.g. to visit UAE’s famous landmarks around the tiny emirate of Ajman.

Also take a look at our network for Expatriates Khobar (Eastern Prov to experience InterNations all over the globe. Or you could take a peek at our community for Beijing Expats instead!

Please feel cordially invited to become part. Our members of the Dubai community are open-minded, helpful and looking forward to welcome you on board. Simply request your personal invitation and you’ll be graciously received by our expat Dubai chapter!

InterNations Guided Tour

Join the World's Number One Expat Community

Make the most of your stay abroad!

Request your Invitation