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Henrik Olsen

Living in Indonesia, from Norway

"I was amazed how many other members in Jakarta share the same interests as me. And some of them come from Norway, too ! "

Megan Turner

Living in Indonesia, from USA

"It's a really helpful site: Via InterNations, we found an international playgroup for our kids (6 and 8 years old) here in Jakarta."

InterNations - a community of trust

InterNations - a trusted Network for French in Indonesia

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

InterNations – Uniting French living in Indonesia

Would you like to get in touch with other French in Indonesia? Are you in need of help and advice from your French compatriots? Or would you like to join other French expats on an excursion to discover sights and landmarks – e.g. the steep mountains and extensive cave systems of Kalimantan?

Whether you have settled as an expat in Indonesia or are still living in France and planning your upcoming foreign assignment, InterNations Indonesia offers everything you need: Established in 2007, our trusted community soon became the leading platform for international networking among expatriates and global minds around the world. Our network also counts a considerable number of French expats in Indonesia, coming from all corners of France - from Lyon, over Paris to Nice.

  French Expats in Indonesia Posted:

Re: Freelance trainer

Crown World Mobility *RECRUITING* - Currently recruiting for a professional freelance language trai...

Re: 5 beds 5 baths in kemang with swimming pool

for those who are looking for a 5 bedrooms 5 bathrooms house in Kemang, walking distance to Hero Ke...

Re: Look for housesharing/flatsharing in Lebak Bulus

Hi All, As my head office will move to TB Sematupang (South Quarter Building), I want to find my a...

Re: furnitures

Hello! We just arrived in Surabaya and are looking for nice wooden furnitures, sofa, shelves, ....

Re: Looking for part time live out maid in Senayan Res

Hi all, I recently moved to an apartment in Senayan Residence, and I am looking for a part-time ...


Hi Kasia, we Pascal (france) and Eliza (indonesian) living in apartment in Jakarta very closed to ...

Fellow French in Indonesia

Find Tips and Advice on Indonesia from French Expats

Of course, expat living in Indonesia is not just about shipping your belongings and filing in some bureaucratic papers. Regular socializing with fellow French is an essential part of expat life and helps getting accustomed to the Indonesian way of life and mentality. InterNations helps you connect and meet up with other French in Indonesia, residing in Jakarta, Medan, Semerang and many other places throughout the country. Just take a look at our group of French in Jakarta or French in Bali.

If you ever wish to have a chat in your native language, discover where to shop for French food or discuss your favorite sports team's latest match, become a member of the Indonesian InterNations Community:

  • Look up our top quality network to get to know open-minded expats from France in Indonesia.
  • Obtain and share insider tips in our Indonesia Expat Forums – e.g. how to hire a babysitter fluent in your native tongue for your children or where to get foie gras in Medan.
  • Search the InterNations Places database for Indonesia to get information on institutions from your home country, including the French embassy.

From the steep mountains and extensive cave systems of Kalimantan to the ricelands, coffee plantations and volcanoes of Java, we’ll help you connect with supportive and friendly French expats in Indonesia.

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow French in Indonesia

Moreover, please feel free to attend our regular expat events and activities in Indonesia. Our get-togethers are very diverse and range from a cozy gathering to enjoy the traditional Indonesian nasi goreng, to big expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Jakarta’s best locations. You can also participate in one of our expat trips to go and see Java's cultural treasures as well as other beautiful landmarks in Indonesia.

Our meet-ups and activities are a great opportunity to mingle with expats from France and various other countries in a casual setting. Interested? Just sign up and you’ll soon be receiving a cordial Bonjour from our French living in Indonesia!

InterNations Members at a Glance
  • 87% of members have university degree
  • Members are 30 to 60 years old (average: 38)
  • Members come from 179 countries
  • 53% expat women
  • 47% expat men
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