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Daiki Saito

"When my company decided to send me to Essen, I took a quick look at the local community and said: Please do!"

Cristina Fernandez

"On InterNations I did not only meet interesting people but I also found a flat near Bochum and settled in quickly. A great platform."

InterNations - A Place for Americans in Cologne

Hello to all of our Americans in Cologne! Are you interested in getting to know fellow American expats in Cologne? Are you looking for advice from other Americans, e.g. which bars in Cologne will broadcast your favorite team’s upcoming match or where in town to go for stuffed turkey?

You are cordially invited to be part of InterNations Cologne. Among the members of our international expat network, there is also a vibrant circle of American expats, coming from Washington D.C., Los Angeles, New York City and all regions of the USA.

Meet fellow Americans at our events in Cologne

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

Find More Information in Our Cologne Expat Guides

  • Moving to Cologne

    Cologne is home to over 1 million people. The city experiences cool winters and warm summers. Expats could find an accommodation by either using house hunting websites or paying to a letting agency. Read up on the information about moving to Cologne in our expat guide.
  • Living in Cologne

    As a cultural hub in the west of Germany, Cologne is famous for its spectacular cathedral, various museums and prestigious universities. Living in Cologne can be a great experience. Find out more information about leisure activities, local transportation and the city in our guide.
  • Working in Cologne

    As the largest city in the region, Cologne’s economy is based around the finance sector and media industry. Besides, there are many employment opportunities in engineering and education sector. Expat could find job vacancies online. Check out our expat guide for more information about working in Cologne.

Forum Posts by Americans in Cologne

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Americans in our Cologne expat forums.

American Expats in Cologne Share Their Experiences

InterNations is a place where American expats in Cologne exchange experiences and tips to support each other. The former Roman settlement of "Colonia Agrippina" 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 Cologne’s American expats.
  • Take part in our Expat Forums to obtain first hand tips from fellow American expats in Cologne.
  • Use the Expat Guide for Cologne to find information on your host city.

Meet Fellow Americans in Cologne at Our Events

Our community in Cologne is also very active offline. Our InterNations Ambassadors organize regular events and various expat activities, e.g. a dinner in Cologne’s hippest restaurant or an outing with other American expats to explore the picturesque islands off the Frisian coast. These activities are a casual way to get to know expats from the USA in your local community as well as Americans in Germany nationwide. Interested? Simply become a member and we’ll be happy to welcome you among our Americans living in Cologne!

Daiki Saito

"When my company decided to send me to Essen, I took a quick look at the local community and said: Please do!"

Cristina Fernandez

"On InterNations I did not only meet interesting people but I also found a flat near Bochum and settled in quickly. A great platform."

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