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Henrik Olsen

"I was amazed how many other members in Jakarta share the same interests as me. And some of them come from Norway, too ! "

Megan Turner

"It's a really helpful site: Via InterNations, we found an international playgroup for our kids (6 and 8 years old) here in Jakarta."

InterNations - A Place for Swedes in Jakarta

Hallå to all Swedes in Jakarta! Would you like to meet fellow Swedish expats in Jakarta? Would you like to get insider suggestions from other Swedes, e.g. where in Jakarta your hometown team’s next match is shown on TV or where to get köttbullar?

We would like to invite you to become a member of InterNations Jakarta. As a member of InterNations, you will have access to an active group of Swedish expats, hailing from Stockholm, Uppsala, Goteborg and all regions of Sweden.

Meet fellow Swedes at our events in Jakarta

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

Find More Information in Our Jakarta Expat Guides

  • Moving to Jakarta

    Moving to Jakarta will take you to a bustling city, complete with skyscrapers and traffic jams. Indeed, Jakarta is often considered to be the “Big Apple” of Southeast Asia. Our guide on moving to Jakarta will help you with your move by providing you with advice on housing, education, visas and more.
  • Living in Jakarta

    As an expat living in Jakarta, you will be living in Indonesia’s largest city. With over ten million inhabitants, Jakarta is a metropolis with international flair. Read the InterNations Guide on Jakarta for more information on Southeast Asia’s “Big Apple,” from culture to healthcare.
  • Working in Jakarta

    Are you thinking of working in Jakarta, also known as the “Big Durian” or “Big Apple”? Indonesia’s capital and largest city, as well as its economic and political center, has plenty of job opportunities. Our guide on working in Jakarta provides info on the economy, visas and health.

Forum Posts by Swedes in Jakarta

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Swedes in our Jakarta expat forums.

Swedish Expats in Jakarta Help You With Their Advice

With InterNations, Swedish expats in Jakarta are able to find both the help they need as well as lots of valuable information. The "Big Durian" offers so much for expats to explore - our community helps you enjoy your stay to the fullest.

  • Look through our Members Network to connect with Jakarta’s Swedish expats.
  • Become active in our Expat Forums in order to find insider tips and suggestions from fellow Swedish expats in Jakarta.
  • Make full use of the Expat Guide for Jakarta to obtain important information on your temporary home abroad.

Mix and Mingle with Swedes in Jakarta at Our Events

Our Jakarta 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 Jakarta’s trendiest restaurant or a get-away with fellow Swedish expats to discover the ricelands, coffee plantations and volcanoes of Java. These activities make it easy for you to get to know other expats from Sweden in your local community and meet Swedes in Indonesia in a comfortable setting. If this sounds interesting to you, simply sign up for membership – we are looking forward to welcoming you among our Swedes living in Jakarta!