Iran

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Russian Expats in Iran?

Connect with fellow Russians in Iran
Get information in our Iran guide
Join exciting events and activities
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. "

Jessica Johnson-Hanevolt

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

InterNations – Connecting Russians living in Iran

Are you looking for fellow Russians in Iran? Do you need advice and tips from your Russian countrymen? Or would you like to go for a trip with other Russian expats to discover attractions like its rugged mountain ranges together?

Whether you are already living as an expat in Iran or still residing at home in Russia to prepare your relocation abroad, InterNations Iran provides you with all you need: Founded in 2007, our trusted community has quickly established itself as the international networking platform for expats and global minds worldwide. Among our members there is also a number of Russian expats in Iran, hailing from all across Russia - from Yekaterinburg, over Saint Petersburg to Moscow.

Meet other Russians at our events in Iran

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

Find More Information in Our Iran Expat Guides

  • Moving to Iran

    Is moving to Iran the next step of your life? Get ready and gather information on Iran's daily life and social costumes by reading this InterNations Guide on moving to Iran. We got you covered with practical information on how to get there, the land, its people, and more.
  • Living in Iran

    What do I need to know about the healthcare system or transportation in Iran? What is the safety situation like for expats in Iran? The InterNations Expat Guide to living in Iran has the answers to all these questions and many more.
  • Working in Iran

    Working in Iran comes with a variety of opportunities. The economy has a lot to offer when it comes to jobs in the hydrocarbon, agriculture and service sectors. InterNations covers the basics of working in Iran, providing you with info on work permits, taxation, and more.

Forum Posts by Russians in Iran

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

Receive Information and Tips about Iran from Russian Expats

Obviously, embarking on expat life in Iran is not only about packing boxes and getting some paperwork done. The regular exchange with your Russian compatriots is also an important aspect of the expat experience and can help you get accustomed to the Iranian culture and people. InterNations helps you meet and interact with other Russians in Iran, living in Tehran, Mashad, Isfahan and many other places across the country. Just take a look at our group of Russians in Tehran.

So, if you should ever feel like speaking your mother tongue, finding out where to shop for Russian food, or chatting about your favorite team’s latest match, join the Russian InterNations Community:

  • Browse our high-quality expat network to find like-minded expatriates from Russia in Iran.
  • Receive and share advice in our Iran Expat Forums – e.g. how to find a nanny speaking your kids’ native tongue or where to shop for borscht in Tehran...
  • Browse the InterNations Places database for Iran to find institutions like the nearest Russian embassy and many others.

From its rugged mountain ranges to the dense rain forest (or shomal) of the north, we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly Russian expats in Iran.

Take Part in Various Expat Activities to Meet Fellow Russians in Iran

Additionally, you are cordially invited to participate in our regular expat events and activities taking place in Iran. Our events cover various interests and range from a small expat dinner to enjoy the traditional Iranian nan-e kabab, to big expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in Tehran's top locations. You may also join one of our expat excursions for a weekend trip to visit the impressive ruins of Persepolis, the symbol of Iranian nationality, ecotourist-friendly Qeshm Island, and other impressive landmarks across Iran.

This way, our events and activities are a very nice occasion to meet fellow expats from Russia and around the world in a casual atmosphere. Interested? Sign up for membership and you’ll soon be welcomed with a warm Privet from our Russians living in Iran!