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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!"

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

Get Connected to Our Community of Expats in Darmstadt!

Hallo! And a warm welcome to the expat community in Darmstadt! InterNations is a private network of expats that is safe and secure, and made for expats who are looking to relocate to another country or city. Every new expat has a number of questions about their new city, answers to which might be difficult to find on generic websites. Through InterNations, you can ask real expats your questions and queries directly, like, "what is the education system like in Germany for expats?" and "where is best to meet other expats in Darmstadt?" and get real answers. InterNations has over 390 different communities worldwide, and as an InterNations member you will have direct access to these communities. Simply join InterNations today and connect with other expats from all over the world!

Join Our Exciting Events in Darmstadt

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

Find More Information in Our Darmstadt Expat Guides

  • Moving to Darmstadt

    Expats moving to Darmstadt will find an endearing, lively city much like other German cities. The weather is not extreme and expats will encounter a warm and dry summer, and cold winters. Find more information in the InterNations Expat Guides!
  • Living in Darmstadt

    Its strong cultural history and the numerous historic buildings in the city make living in Darmstadt a cultural experience for expats. As a German city, Darmstadt has a low crime rate and a good public school system where kids are taught in German. English curricula are offered in private schools. Find out more with the InterNations Expat Guides!
  • Working in Darmstadt

    The ease with which you can get a work permit depends on your nationality and academic track. As a European city people from EU can get it easier. Once there, Darmstadt is a great place to live and work, and definitely not something to regret. Read up on job hunting and income taxation with our InterNations Expat Guide!

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Find Out More about Life in Darmstadt

Darmstadt is a city located in the state of Hesse in Germany, near the Rhine-Main area. The city features plenty of culture, museums, and historic architecture. Enjoy the Herrngarten, an English-style park and a favorite gathering place of local students, and the Russian Orthodox Chapel. Darmstadt is a very popular destination for expats; the small city is easy to navigate and the short commutes to work make the quality of life in the city very high for foreign workers. Many expats also describe the city as peaceful and calm, particularly in comparison to its neighbor Frankfurt. Expats report that the city is perfect for families and young couples.

Grow Your Expat Network in Darmstadt with InterNations!

Settling into a new home city always presents a challenge, but joining our expat network at InterNations is a good way to ensure the process runs as smoothly as possible. Once you've arrived in Darmstadt, you can attend our monthly social and networking expats to meet other international people and share your experiences of living abroad. Our helpful members will be more than happy to give you advice and will have you feeling at home in Darmstadt in no time. You might have hobbies and interests at home that you would like to bring to your new city. This is more than possible with InterNations. Simply join one or more of the groups on offer in Darmstadt, such as the Movies Nite Group, the International Food Group, or the Zen of Winetasting Group. Whatever your interests are, you are sure to find something that appeals to you and meet like-minded expats at the same time with InterNations!