Lucerne

Living and
Working 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."

Make the most of living and working in Lucerne

Expat living in Lucerne raises plenty of questions, for instance: ʺWhat are the requirements from Swiss authorities to get a residence permit?”, ʺHow does the Swiss health-care system work?ʺ, or ”Who can recommend nannies and baby-sitters in town?”

Finding all this expat information about living and working in Lucerne takes a lot of time. Our Lucerne expat guide is there to make your relocation to Lucerne as easy as possible. Starting with embassies and consulates to information about food & shopping, the guide covers all the different aspects of expat life in Lucerne.

Top Articles in the Lucerne Expat Guide

  • 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.

Information on the Expat Life in Lucerne

Are you looking specifically for special food stores in town or a doctor speaking your native language in Switzerland? In addition to our expat guide, the expat directory for Lucerne provides you with listings of all expatriate-relevant locations and relocation services in Lucerne. Furthermore, you might want to also consider our Lucerne expats forum to receive first hand information from your fellow expats.

Simply become a member of InterNations Lucerne and you’ll be warmly received with a friendly Grüezi, salut, buongiorno, bainvegni among our expats living and working 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."

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