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  • Andrey Vasilyev

    Thanks to InterNations, I joined an after-work soccer team of other expatriates even before moving to Hamburg.

InterNations — A Community for American Expats in Hamburg

Hello to all Americans in Hamburg! Are you interested in getting to know fellow expats in Hamburg? Looking for advice from other Americans, e.g. wondering if there are any bars in Hamburg which will be showing your favorite baseball or American football team’s upcoming match or where to go in town for st■ turkey?

There’s no doubt about it: Hamburg offers a top quality of life. The Freie Hansestadt is a port city known for its long trading history with the historical Speicherstadt and Germany’s largest sea port, but also for its infamous Reeperbahn, numerous theater and musical venues, the Elbphilharmonie concert hall, and much more! With the comprehensive public transportation network of buses, underground lines (U-Bahn), suburban trains (S-Bahn), and ferries coordinated by the HVV, navigating your way around the city from one place to the next is simple. This also means that if you don’t want to live among the hustle and bustle of the center, you can enjoy a quieter life in one of Hamburg’s outer quarters, which are just a short commute away from Hamburg’s center.

Although Hamburg has lots to offer, you might be wondering where and how you can meet other Americans in the city. Luckily, InterNations is here to make this easier for you! You’re warmly invited to join the InterNations community. Within our international network in Hamburg, there’s a vibrant circle of American expats from all regions of USA, including New York City, Los Angeles, and beyond.

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    From United States of America, living in Hamburg
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    From United States of America, living in Hamburg
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    From United States of America, living in Hamburg
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    From United States of America, living in Hamburg
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    From United States of America, living in Hamburg

Meet other Americans in Hamburg

Connect at Our Events in Hamburg

Attend our monthly events and join various interest-based groups to get to know like-minded expats and fellow Americans in Hamburg. From sailing to spirituality, there is sure to be something for everyone! In most communities, there are also monthly Newcomers’ Events especially for those who have recently joined the American community in Hamburg. Take this chance to mingle and meet other expats and global minds in Hamburg.

Want to meet other Americans at our events?

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Engage with Other Americans in Our Hamburg Expat Forum

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Americans in our Hamburg expat forums. When you arrive in Hamburg, you’re likely to have many questions, from how to register as a resident to where to find language lessons. Use our forum to ask members of the InterNations community everything you’re wondering about, even things like where to find ingredients for dishes from home in Hamburg. InterNations makes it easy for American expats in Hamburg to exchange experiences and tips to support each other. You can also check out our Expat Q&A Forum to look for accommodation, jobs, or even advice on the best international schools or whether there are any American schools in your area.

  • Hamburg July 21st-August 10th
    11 replies
    Jul 20, 11:01 AM
    Community member

    Hi Alessandro, We will try to make it later! We will be at the Grill party before. You should go there as well!

  • Hamburg
    3 replies
    Sep 27, 1:22 PM
    Community member

    Hi Alexis! It will be nice to welcome you on the 21st Oct @ InterNations Meeting !! See more under Events - Hamburg! See you there! Christopher

  • Good Expat Hangout?
    7 replies
    Mar 10, 7:31 PM
    Community member

    To make it easier to find us in the future, I am setting up an activity group. See you all tonight! :-)

Ask experienced American expats in Hamburg

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Find People Who Share Your Passions

As not only a city but one of Germany’s 16 federal states, Hamburg can be a great place for expats, especially with the InterNations community helping you to make the most of your experience!

Do you want to continue with your hobbies — or discover new ones — while living in Hamburg? There’s a variety of InterNations Groups you can join, including everything from sightseeing to hiking. These are run by dedicated Consuls with at least one activity each month, such as dinners in Hamburg’s finest restaurants or outings with other expats to explore all that the Freie Hansestadt has to offer, from the famous Sankt Pauli amusement district to Hamburg’s impressive neo-Renaissance city hall, and much more.

Find other Americans to share your hobbies with

Enjoy the International Experience with InterNations

  • Browse our network of members to get to know American expats in Hamburg and connect with others.
  • Take part in our expat forums to get firsthand tips and information from fellow Americans in Hamburg.
  • Meet other American expats and global minds at 600 monthly official events and share your interests at more than 4,600 monthly activities in Hamburg and across the globe.

InterNations provides an easy, casual way to get to know expats from the USA and further afield in your local community. Sound good? Then let us welcome you into our Hamburg Community today!

Mix and Mingle with Americans in Hamburg at Our Events

Our Hamburg 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 Hamburg’s trendiest restaurant or a get-away with fellow American expats to discover beautiful Bavaria. These activities make it easy for you to get to know other expats from the United States of America in your local community and meet Americans 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 Americans living in Hamburg!

  • Andrey Vasilyev

    Thanks to InterNations, I joined an after-work soccer team of other expatriates even before moving to Hamburg.

  • Hannah Steele

    During my first week in Hamburg, I went to an InterNations event and immediately felt connected. Many members are now close friends of mine.

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