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

InterNations - A Place for Germans in Basel

Grüß Gott to all of our Germans in Basel! Are you interested in getting to know fellow German expats in Basel? Are you looking for advice from other Germans, e.g. which bars in Basel will broadcast your favorite team’s upcoming match or where in town to go for roast pork with Knödel?

You are cordially invited to be part of InterNations Basel. Among the members of our international expat network, there is also a vibrant circle of German expats, coming from Berlin, Munich, Hamburg and all regions of Germany.

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    From Germany, living in Basel
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    From Germany, living in Basel
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    From Germany, living in Basel
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    From Germany, living in Basel
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Attend our monthly events and activities and join various interest-based groups to get to know like-minded expatriates and fellow Germans in Basel.

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Forum Posts by Germans in Basel

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Germans in our Basel expat forums.

  • Soccer community
    2 replies
    Apr 8, 8:16 PM
    Community member

    great! but wen need some more people. do u know more footballinterested people? would be great to have a soccer-5, so we need 10 people. in this week i will watch and ask for a place to play. do u …

  • Almost new in Basel
    1 reply
    May 31, 6:10 PM
    Community member

    Hi Cathrin, I think I'm in a similar situation, I arrived 6 months ago and I still looking for new people to meet. If you would like to go for a walk or a bike-ride send me a message. See …

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Find other Germans to share your hobbies with

German Expats in Basel Share Their Experiences

InterNations is a place where German expats in Basel exchange experiences and tips to support each other. the "Cultural Capital of Switzerland" can be a great place for expats - our community helps you make the most of your experience!

  • Browse our Members Network to get to know Basel’s German expats.
  • Take part in our Expat Forums to obtain first hand tips from fellow German expats in Basel.
  • Use the Expat Guide for Basel to find information on your host city.

Meet Fellow Germans in Basel at Our Events

Our community in Basel is also very active offline. Our InterNations Ambassadors organize regular events and various expat activities, e.g. a dinner in Basel’s hippest restaurant or an outing with other German expats to explore the mountain resort of Zermatt. These activities are a casual way to get to know expats from Germany in your local community as well as Germans in Switzerland nationwide. Interested? Simply become a member and we’ll be happy to welcome you among our Germans living in Basel!