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Pascal Fermier

"Join InterNations and you will meet great people from various backgrounds. I am especially happy with data security in this network."

Noemi Roussel

"You would think Cancun is simply a paradise - not so much for an isolated expat. I was happy to meet my two best friends through InterNations."

Welcome to the InterNations Expat Community Here in Cancún!

Welcome to your new home on the southeastern coast of Mexico. Moving to a new country is exciting, but can also be nerve-wracking. Luckily, here at InterNations, we can help put you in touch with other expats who have been living and working in Cancún for a while. As a member of InterNations, their experiences and local knowledge are at your fingertips — ask anything you like and you are sure to find the answer here.

With InterNations, you never stand alone. Whether you move to another city or go on a business trip somewhere — our communities are there to make you feel at home wherever you are in the world. Feel free to also check out our other vibrant InterNations Communities like the ones in Zurich or Bangkok.

Join Our Exciting Events in Cancún

Attend our monthly events and activities for Cancún expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

Find More Information in Our Cancún Expat Guides

  • Moving to Cancún

    For whatever reason you are moving to Cancún, what you will find there is surprising and exciting: the city, with its beautiful location, tropical climate and traditional heritage, offers a lot of opportunities and stimuli to all expats. Check out more in our expat guide!
  • Living in Mexico

    As an expat living in Mexico, you’ll experience what French poet André Breton called the surrealist country par excellence, where modern art and culture coexist with breathtaking scenery and Aztec pyramids. In preparation of your life in Mexico, read our Guide for info on housing, healthcare, and education.
  • Working in Cancún

    Cancún’s leading industry is definitely tourism, but the city can offer many diverse opportunities in other fields, all positively affected by the strong touristic sector. Check out some more useful information and expat advice in our expat guide!

Exchange Tips about living in Cancún

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow members in our Cancún expat forums.

Say Hello to the Yucatán Peninsula!

The city of Cancún is one of Mexico's most popular spots for both tourists and expats. Its tropical climate and vibrant city life are just two of the attractions. You will find living here relatively cheap (for example, a three-bedroom apartment in the city center costs approximately 700 USD per month to rent), and the food and utilities are equally as inexpensive. The transportation system is well coordinated and reasonably priced; the city's nightlife is busy and there are opportunities to meet new people everywhere. The medical facilities are economical — your fellow expats will be able to give you recommendations on where it's best to go. You'll find a huge variety of entertainment, from sightseeing (the famous Pyramid of Chichen-Itza is not far by bus or car) to local sporting facilities. The city is relatively safe; your fellow InterNations members will advise you on the best places to avoid. Overall, Cancún is one of Mexico's highlights and you will soon acclimatize to life there.

InterNations is the largest global network for expatriates, with communities in 390 cities across the globe. Get to know fellow internationals in your city, before you're moving, or when traveling somewhere and never feel like a stranger. InterNations makes it easy for you to stay in touch with your expat friends, both online and offline, so you can grow your network of friends and contacts from all over the world. Whether they live in Bali or Geneva, InterNations allows you to be close to them even if they are miles away.

Friendly Expats in Cancún Are Waiting to Hear from You

Moving to a new country can be stressful, but with the help of our Cancún expats, you will find the process a lot easier. Making new friends couldn't be easier — you will find your fellow expats organize regular activities, including sports, music, dance and family events. We also hold regular InterNations Events which can prove useful for your business as well as personal life; all kinds of people come to Cancún to live and work, from the single graduate to large families. We're confident you will quickly find new friends at our food and wine tasting activitgies or sports events. If you don't see a group for your favorite hobby, feel free to start your own! Join InterNations today and soon you will be settling into your new home.

Pascal Fermier

"Join InterNations and you will meet great people from various backgrounds. I am especially happy with data security in this network."

Noemi Roussel

"You would think Cancun is simply a paradise - not so much for an isolated expat. I was happy to meet my two best friends through InterNations."

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