Lucerne

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Community in Lucerne

Connect with fellow expats in Lucerne
Join exciting events and groups
Get information in our Lucerne guides
Exchange tips about expat life in Lucerne

Andrey Vasilyev

"I was able to connect with other expats in Zurich who enjoy cycling as much as I do and organize weekly rides."

Elin Gustavson

"At the first InterNations event that I attended, I met my wonderful partner. We now live together in a flat next to the Limmat."

Welcome to the InterNations Community for Expats Living in Lucerne!

A warm welcome to our expat community here in Lucerne in Switzerland! InterNations is a global community for expats around the world to network, socialize, meet up, and share tips and advice on living and working abroad. If you're an expat based in Lucerne or are considering moving there, don't hesitate to join our network and interact with our members — we're always welcoming to newcomers! You may be wondering "what language is most often spoken in Lucerne?" or "what is the cost of living in Lucerne compared to London and Paris?". Whatever your query, our guide articles as well as the experience and knowledge of our members is sure to be of assistance in helping you to get settled into your new life abroad.

With InterNations, you never stand alone. Whether you move to another city or go on a business trip somewhere — our communities are there to make you feel at home wherever you are in the world. Feel free to also check out our other vibrant InterNations Communities like the ones in Dubai or Jeddah.

Join Our Exciting Events in Lucerne

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

Find More Information in Our Lucerne Expat Guides

  • Moving to Switzerland

    Moving to Switzerland has become a popular choice among expats. After all, this little country offers lots of opportunities and a high living standard. You will find more info for expatriates, including a country profile as well as advice on visa types and various Swiss regions, here on InterNations.
  • Living in Lucerne

    Despite the relatively high costs of living in Switzerland, there are also many advantages to living in Lucerne. Crime rates are low in the city, and the quality of life is rated extremely highly. Discover what the city offers expats in our InterNations Expat Guide.
  • Working in Lucerne

    Working in Lucerne is a great option if you are interested in being employed by international companies, as expats moving to Lucerne are often transferring into highly paid roles with international firms. Find out more about the local economy, taxes, and permits in this guide.

Exchange Tips about living in Lucerne

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

Expat Life in a Stunning Alpine Location

Few people could fail to be impressed by the stunning vistas around Lucerne, including the beautiful lake, snow-covered mountains, and picturesque old town architecture. It's not only aesthetically that the city represents the best of Switzerland, however — famous museums and galleries as well as great dining, public services and general quality of life help to complete the picture. A growing economy thanks to one of the lowest tax rates in Europe in the area, as well as excellent links to Zurich, have attracted large numbers of expatriates eager to work in one of the most desirable countries in the world.

InterNations is the largest global network for expatriates, with communities in 390 cities across the globe. Get to know fellow internationals in your city, before you're moving, or when traveling somewhere 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 Abu Dhabi or Khobar (Eastern Prov.), InterNations allows you to be close to them even if they are miles away.

The Community for Lucerne Expatriates

Our membership on InterNations is by approval only to get you the best possible experience when interacting with fellow members. However, our community is also friendly and welcoming to all newcomers, regardless of your background. Once you've had your questions answered, you might want to take things offline, too — our members organize a wide range of activities from hiking to salsa dancing in Lucerne. And our larger get-togethers are also hugely popular opportunities for networking and are not to be missed, so make sure you attend!

Andrey Vasilyev

"I was able to connect with other expats in Zurich who enjoy cycling as much as I do and organize weekly rides."

Elin Gustavson

"At the first InterNations event that I attended, I met my wonderful partner. We now live together in a flat next to the Limmat."

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