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Jonathan Brown

Living in Russia, from Great Britain

"InterNations is the ideal networking site for me. I use it for private as well as for business contacts here in St.Petersburg. Great!"

Noemi Roussel

Living in Russia, from France

"What I really like about InterNations is the international mix of people. I got to know there who became very good friends ."

InterNations - a community of trust

InterNations - a trusted Network & Guide for Expats in Russia

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

Welcome to the Expat Russia Chapter!

Privet and a warm welcome to InterNations Russia! Our network for expats in Russia is tailored to your particular needs and helps you with moving to and settling in Russia. Relocating overseas to a foreign country is adventurous and also challenging now and then. For expatriates Russia a lot of questions come up such as: ʺHow good is the health care system in Russia and do I need special vaccinations?ʺ, ʺIn which district should we live when moving to Saint Petersburg?ʺ or ʺHow about the overall safety in Moscow?ʺ And many more questions…

InterNations aims to support you, as an expatriate, in getting to know the Russia expat community and discovering the Russian way of life in all its facets, from having the traditional borscht to celebrating Den narodnogo edinstva (Unity Day).

We are present not only in Russia, but worldwide including numerous countries in Eastern Europe – for instance our chapter for Spain Expat. You might also consider to stop by at our Expatriates Malaysia community during your next travel.

Our Support for Russia Expatriates

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Russia Expatriates Network

Find and get to know like-minded expatriates residing in Russia, their partners and families.

Russia Guide for Expats

Russia Expat Guide

Expat Forum Russia

Obtain trustworthy advice and local insight from fellow members in our Russia expat forums.

Russia Expat Forum

Russia Events for Expatriates

Meet up with expatriates of diverse backgrounds and nationalities at our regular InterNations Events.

Russia Expat Events

Embark on Russia Expats Life

From Lake Baikal to the Virgin Komi Forests of the Urals, Russia has much to offer to expatriates, tourists and travelers from all over the world. However, the sizable expat Russia community is mainly attracted by its economic opportunities, e.g. in the petro sector, and the urban development in Moscow and Yekaterinburg. Expat living in Russia surely can face a challenge once in a while, but at the same time it is a wonderful intercultural experience you will never forget.

Curious to explore the world? Just visit our group for Expat France to get a glimpse of InterNations around the globe. Or perhaps our Expats Portugal can provide you with helpful tips on living abroad

The Network for like-minded Expatriates in Russia

In our social network, you can easily get in touch with other expatriates living in Russia in a private and protected environment where trust, confidence and friendly ‘netiquette’ are essentials. You may ask other expat members from Russia’s international community about insider tips, e.g. how to obtain a work permit. Moreover, you’ll also meet your fellow expatriates in Russia in real life at our top-quality InterNations Get-Togethers – the best way for casual socializing in the capital city and other places like Saint Petersburg or Yekaterinburg for all members of the Russia expat community.

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