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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!

InterNations – Uniting French living in Germany

Would you like to get in touch with other French in Germany? Are you in need of help and advice from your French compatriots? Or would you like to join other French expats on an excursion to discover sights and landmarks – e.g. the picturesque islands off the Frisian coast?

Whether you have settled as an expat in Germany or are still living in France and planning your upcoming foreign assignment, InterNations Germany offers everything you need: Established in 2007, our trusted community soon became the leading platform for international networking among expatriates and global minds around the world. Our network also counts a considerable number of French expats in Germany, coming from all corners of France - from Lyon, over Paris to Nice.

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    From France, living in Berlin
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    From France, living in Berlin
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    From France, living in Berlin
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    From France, living in Berlin
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    From France, living in Berlin
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    From France, living in Hamburg
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    From France, living in Hamburg
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    From France, living in Hamburg
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    From France, living in Hamburg
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    From France, living in Hamburg

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Meet other French at our events in Germany

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

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Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow French in our Germany expat forums.

  • Stammtische in Berlin für Sprachaustausch
    2 replies
    Apr 23, 4:52 PM
    Community member

    Hello Karen, Many thanks for the information ! Alexandre

  • Berlin hidden restaurants and nightlife spots
    11 replies
    Nov 13, 2:55 PM
    Community member

    Thank you to all those who shared their advice for places in Berlin. I had a great meeting some of you while there this weekend and I just got a little closer to starting planning a move to live in …

  • Mission: Learn German!
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    Sep 21, 12:01 PM
    Community member

    Salut Caroline, En anglais. Mrs. Lois Bromfield from Canada and US will be in Berlin 29th of this month, why don't you come over to see her? She will be doing her come back after many years …

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Find Tips and Advice on Germany from French Expats

Of course, expat living in Germany is not just about shipping your belongings and filing in some bureaucratic papers. Regular socializing with fellow French is an essential part of expat life and helps getting accustomed to the German way of life and mentality. InterNations helps you connect and meet up with other French in Germany, residing in Berlin, Hamburg, Munich and many other places throughout the country. Just take a look at our group of French in Munich or French in Berlin.

If you ever wish to have a chat in your native language, discover where to shop for French food or discuss your favorite sports team's latest match, become a member of the German InterNations Community:

  • Look up our top quality network to get to know open-minded expats from France in Germany.
  • Obtain and share insider tips in our Germany Expat Forums – e.g. how to hire a babysitter fluent in your native tongue for your children or where to get foie gras in Hamburg.
  • Search the InterNations Places database for Germany to get information on institutions from your home country, including the French embassy.

From the picturesque islands off the Frisian coast to beautiful Bavaria, we’ll help you connect with supportive and friendly French expats in Germany.

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow French in Germany

Moreover, please feel free to attend our regular expat events and activities in Germany. Our get-togethers are very diverse and range from a cozy gathering to enjoy the traditional German roast pork with Knödel, to big expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Berlin’s best locations. You can also participate in one of our expat trips to go and see the beaches at the North Sea and the Baltic coastlines as well as other beautiful landmarks in Germany.

Our meet-ups and activities are a great opportunity to mingle with expats from France and various other countries in a casual setting. Interested? Just sign up and you’ll soon be receiving a cordial Bonjour from our French living in Germany!

  • 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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