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Juan Garcia

Living in Saudi Arabia, from Venezuela

"Making business in Riyadh was easy. But meeting true friends is hard. I found them on InterNations, where the global minds meet."

Marie Troisonne

Living in Saudi Arabia, from France

"Without the help of all the expats on InterNations it would not have been able to settle in Riyadh that fast. Thanks to the community."

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InterNations - a trusted Network & Guide for Expats in Saudi Arabia

  • Join our community and get to know members of Saudi Arabia’s vibrant expat community
  • Receive reliable information and exchange insider tips about the Saudi Arabian expat living
  • Meet fellow expatriates at top InterNations events in Riyadh, Dhahran and many other regions

The InterNations Expat Guide for working and living in Saudi Arabia

Are you an expat working and living in Saudi Arabia? Or are you preparing to move soon to Riyadh, Dhahran or any other of the Saudi Arabian international hotspots?

Expat life in Saudi Arabia has much to offer and provides a great intercultural experience – from discovering the countryside like the central plateau of Nejd, learning how Saudi Arabian people celebrate Eid ul-Fitr, up to tasting Saudi Arabia’s favorite dishes such as kabsa.

We certainly do not limit ourselves to Saudi Arabia, though. Our guide includes many more expat hotspots, with advice ranging from living in Panama to living in New Zealand.

Saudi Arabia Expat Locations

Salam Park

Salam Park

Culture & Sights

Spazzio 77

Spazzio 77

Restaurants & Nightlife

COUNTRYSIDE

COUNTRYSIDE

Restaurants & Nightlife

AL-Mansaf

AL-Mansaf

Restaurants & Nightlife

Goodies Restaurant

Goodies Restaurant

Restaurants & Nightlife

SUSHI YOSHI

SUSHI YOSHI

Restaurants & Nightlife

Hope For Exceptional Need

Hope For Exceptional Need

International Schools & Education

Ketchup

Ketchup

Restaurants & Nightlife

Working and living in Saudi Arabia – Valuable Information from A to Z

Moving to and living in Saudi Arabia requires a wealth of up-to-date, trustworthy information on various aspects of Saudi Arabian expat life. Living abroad in Saudi Arabia raises a lot of questions such as: ʺHow do I find the best relocation services for moving to Saudi Arabia?ʺ, ʺI need a good translation agency in Jeddah for some legal documents. Any helpful pointers?ʺ, ʺWhich international school in Riyadh should our kids attend?ʺ or, ʺHow do I obtain a work permit for my spouse at the Saudi Arabian municipality in Jeddah?ʺ

Collecting all that information on working and living in Saudi Arabia is quite laborious and time-consuming. Our InterNations Expat Guide for Saudi Arabia aims to help you and provides you with reliable info on those topics that matter to expats living in Saudi Arabia. The Guide includes information on many different areas ranging from local infrastructure, to expat institutions & clubs or local organisations and companies, up to culture & sights. Typical questions related to expat life abroad, such as ʺAre expat women also required to wear an abaya in public?ʺ, will no longer remain unanswered.

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Saudi Arabia? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as living in UK or living in Turkey!

Tips on living and working in Saudi Arabia –
From international schools to cultural institutes

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

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