Freiburg

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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."

Get to Know Our Expat Community in Freiburg!

Grüß Gott and welcome to our Freiburg expat community! Our unique global network allows you to connect with expats and global minds in your city and around the world in our 390 global communities. With InterNations, we can help you relocate smoothly and successfully. Our expats already present in Freiburg are on hand to offer you advice as your journey begins and will accompany you every step of the way. We have a vibrant network of expats, already living their dream, who can assist by answering all your questions as you plan your new life in Freiburg, a beautiful and historic German city, founded in 1120.

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 Singapore or Singapore.

Join Our Exciting Events in Freiburg

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

Find More Information in Our Freiburg Expat Guides

  • Moving to Freiburg

    Freiburg is not only steeped in history and tradition, but also has a vibrant café culture, amazing regional food, and very beautiful surroundings. Moving to Freiburg, moreover, guarantees a warm climate and a central location that allows easy access to Switzerland and France. Find out more with the InterNations Expat Guides!
  • Living in Freiburg

    Living in Freiburg means living in a small, lively, student city, with many attractions and interesting landmarks and provides expats with a good standard of living. Other than the quaint canals in the city itself, its surroundings offer many opportunities for escaping the city life. Find out more with the InterNations Expat Guide!
  • Working in Freiburg

    Freiburg is a green city, and the local economy is particularly focused on sustainability: expats working in this field won’t have any problem finding a suitable position. Moreover, the city attracts many students and professionals in innovative industries. Check out more in the InterNations Expat Guide!

Exchange Tips about living in Freiburg

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

Find Out More about Freiburg and What It Offers for Expats

Located in the Black Forest in southwestern Germany, Freiburg boasts cultural diversity and is a magnet for expats seeking a traditional European destination. With a warm, sunny climate, Freiburg has the longest-circulating cable car in Germany, stunning Gothic buildings, and many restaurants and bars, plus the local Feierling brewery. It has been described as the "greenest city in the world", with eco-housing, many car-free streets, and plenty of cycle paths. Its strong economy is based on energy, transportation, land conservation, and waste management. There are plenty of shops for all the family, from department stores and jewelers to antique shops and toy retailers.

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 Geneva or Bangkok, InterNations allows you to be close to them even if they are miles away.

Grow Your Expat Network in Freiburg with InterNations!

By communicating with fellow expats in Freiburg, you can learn all about what to expect for your new life in this German city. Our members, who respect our principles of friendliness, polite behavior, and trust, can guide you through all aspects of life in Freiburg. You can also safely arrange to meet fellow expats in person by joining groups based on your hobbies and interests, whether you enjoy art galleries, wine tasting, theater, sightseeing or any of the other host of activities on offer. Feel free to also join our larger social events open to the whole community, where you can spend an evening at a classy location meeting fascinating people from all around the globe.