Your Expat Community in Iran

  • Connect with fellow expats in Iran

  • Join exciting events and groups

  • Get information in our Iran guides

  • Exchange tips about expat life in Iran

  • Claude Maurin

    The information I found via InterNations has made the move to Tehran much easier than expected.

Welcome to Our Network of Expatriates in Iran!

A warm welcome to our expat community in Iran! InterNations is a network for expats in cities and countries across the globe to share advice, get together, and generally help one another out in navigating the potential problems of living and working abroad. You'll find our members willing and able to help on a huge variety of subjects, so you can get any questions you might have about moving to Iran answered through our collective wisdom. You may be wondering, "what dress code considerations will I need when walking around in the street in Tehran?" or "are there any international schools in Iran?". Whatever your question, once our members have helped set your mind at ease, you can focus fully on your life and work in Iran.

With InterNations, you never stand alone. Whether you are moving to another country or going on a business trip somewhere — our communities around the world are there to make you feel at home wherever you are. Feel free to check out our vibrant InterNations Communities in countries like Bahrain or Vietnam.

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

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

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    A Unique Expat Experience in Iran

    Iran is a country of almost unparalleled history and culture. With a hugely diverse landscape, spanning arid deserts, lush forests, and huge mountain ranges, Iran is breathtakingly beautiful, and is also dotted with stunning architecture from a variety of historical periods. Thanks to the urban nature of Iranian culture, expatriates may find the country to be surprisingly liberal, but it can still be a challenging place to settle down in. That's where InterNations can help, offering you an easy way to connect with other international people living in Iran both online and offline. The expatriates who currently live in Iran mostly work in the oil and gas industries, which dominate the economy of the republic. Although a challenging country sometimes, those intending to live and work in Iran will find a fascinating nation filled with beauty and culture, and adapting to many things may be easier than first believed.

    InterNations is the largest global network for expatriates, with communities in 420 cities around the world. Meet fellow global minds in your city of residence or get to know local expatriates before you're moving or traveling abroad 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 Kuwait or India, InterNations allows you to be close to them even if they are miles away.

    The Local Network for Expats in Iran

    InterNations members are all go through a careful approval process, meaning that you can be sure of a good discussion every time you visit our forums or attend one of our events. With members from all sorts of national, linguistic, and employment backgrounds, you'll be amazed at the culturally rich experience you can have as a member of our international community. Once you have joined InterNations, had your most pressing questions answered, and have actually made the move to Iran, you might even want to take things offline: our members also organize a wide variety of activities within various interest-based groups. There are groups for culture and the arts, dining, hiking, and many more. Join InterNations and start your Iranian adventure today!

    • Claude Maurin

      The information I found via InterNations has made the move to Tehran much easier than expected.

    • Jessica Johnson-Hanevolt

      InterNations has provided me with an extensive network of expats in Tehran.

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