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Andrey Vasilyev

Living in Zurich, from Russia

"I was able to connect with other expats in Zurich who enjoy cycling as much as I do and organize weekly rides."

Elin Gustavson

Living in Zurich, from Sweden

"At the first InterNations event that I attended, I met my wonderful partner. We now live together in a flat next to the Limmat."

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InterNations - a trusted Network & Guide for Expats in Zurich

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

Enjoy living and working in Zurich

Are you an expat living in Zurich? You will surely come across many questions, such as ʺWhat documents does the Swiss aliens department require for a work permit?”, ʺHow does the Swiss health-care system work?ʺ, or ”What can other expats recommend for nannies and baby-sitters in town?”

Looking for all of the information that is important for living and working in Zurich can take you hours. However, by using our Zurich expat guide you can greatly simplify your relocation to Zurich. Beginning with embassies and consulates to tips about food & shopping - the guide deals with all the different facets of the expat life in Zurich.

Of course, InterNations is active far beyond Zurich. Please feel free to explore our expatriate guide on living in London or working in Barcelona.

Zurich Expat Locations

Pickwick Luzern

Pickwick Luzern

Restaurants & Nightlife

Museum Rietberg

Museum Rietberg

Culture & Sights

One Big Yodel by Chantal Panozzo

One Big Yodel by Chantal Panozzo

Expat Institutions & Clubs

Mama Africa

Mama Africa

Restaurants & Nightlife

Jules Verne Bar

Jules Verne Bar

Restaurants & Nightlife

Kaufleuten Hof (former Lounge)

Kaufleuten Hof (former Lounge)

Restaurants & Nightlife

Zukunft

Zukunft

Restaurants & Nightlife

Hofwiesen

Hofwiesen

Restaurants & Nightlife

Information for the Expat Life in Zurich

Are you looking for specific information, such as special food stores in town or the American diplomatic missions in Switzerland? On top of our expat guide, you will have access to our expat directory for Zurich, which provides you with a complete catalogue of all expat-relevant locales and relocation services in Zurich. Moreover, you also can take full advantage of our Zurich expat forum in order to look for tips and information from your fellow expatriates.

Become part of InterNations Zurich and you’ll be warmly greeted with a welcoming Grüezi, salut, buongiorno, bainvegni from our expats living and working in Zurich.

To learn more about how to organize your expat life around the world, please read on in our guide section: From working in Dubai to moving to Washington, D.C., we have it covered.

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