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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 Austrians in Dortmund

Servus to all Austrians in Dortmund! Would you like to meet fellow Austrian expats in Dortmund? Would you like to get insider suggestions from other Austrians, e.g. where in Dortmund your hometown team’s next match is shown on TV or where to get Apfelstrudel?

We would like to invite you to become a member of InterNations Dortmund. As a member of InterNations, you will have access to an active group of Austrian expats, hailing from Vienna, Innsbruck, Salzburg and all regions of Austria.

Meet fellow Austrians at our events in Dortmund

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

Find More Information in Our Dortmund Expat Guides

  • Moving to Dortmund

    Expats moving to Dortmund, Germany’s eighth largest city by population, may find it surprisingly easy. Good housing for fairly low rent and a lot of opportunities means finding a job, a house or apartment should be fairly straightforward. Read more about moving to Dortmund in the InterNations Expat Guide!
  • Living in Dortmund

    Living in Dortmund can be a cultural experience due to the numerous historical buildings in the city which has a strong cultural history. As a German city, Dortmund has good public transportation and an excellent public school system. English schooling can be found in private schools. Find out more with the InterNations Expat Guides!
  • Working in Dortmund

    Many large German corporate groups are to be found in Dortmund, mainly in the south and central areas. The big names include Wilo, Signal-Iduna, Max-Planck Institute, RWE, AOK, Uhde, Continentale, Douglas, Telekom, Stora-Enso, and the Institute for Analytical Sciences. Read more about job hunting, local economy and work permits in our Expat Guide!

Austrian Expats in Dortmund Help You With Their Advice

With InterNations, Austrian expats in Dortmund are able to find both the help they need as well as lots of valuable information. The center of the Rhein-Ruhr area offers so much for expats to explore - our community helps you enjoy your stay to the fullest.

  • Look through our Members Network to connect with Dortmund’s Austrian expats.
  • Become active in our Expat Forums in order to find insider tips and suggestions from fellow Austrian expats in Dortmund.
  • Make full use of the Expat Guide for Dortmund to obtain important information on your temporary home abroad.

Mix and Mingle with Austrians in Dortmund at Our Events

Our Dortmund community is also lively and welcoming offline. The InterNations Ambassadors host regular get-togethers and a range of expat activities, e.g. a chic dining experience in Dortmund’s trendiest restaurant or a get-away with fellow Austrian expats to discover beautiful Bavaria. These activities make it easy for you to get to know other expats from Austria in your local community and meet Austrians in Germany in a comfortable setting. If this sounds interesting to you, simply sign up for membership – we are looking forward to welcoming you among our Austrians living in Dortmund!