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    I am excited about meeting so many open-minded people, who are willing to help a total stranger enjoy Lyon.

InterNations - A Place for Russians in Lyon

Privet to all of our Russians in Lyon! Are you interested in getting to know fellow Russian expats in Lyon? Are you looking for advice from other Russians, e.g. which bars in Lyon will broadcast your favorite team’s upcoming match or where in town to go for borscht?

You are cordially invited to be part of InterNations Lyon. Among the members of our international expat network, there is also a vibrant circle of Russian expats, coming from Moscow, Yekaterinburg, Saint Petersburg and all regions of Russia.

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    From Russia, living in Lyon
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    From Russia, living in Lyon
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    From Russia, living in Lyon
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    From Russia, living in Lyon
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Attend our monthly events and activities and join various interest-based groups to get to know like-minded expatriates and fellow Russians in Lyon.

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Forum Posts by Russians in Lyon

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

  • Language Tandem
    47 replies
    Feb 3, 12:05 PM
    Community member

    Vale :))) Con mucho gusto !

  • Ski weekend
    6 replies
    Nov 21, 3:51 PM
    Community member

    Don't go to Aime-LaPlagne if you don't want to get stuck up there!!! But if you only want to ski in the daylight and rest at night, then it is also very good. It's close to Albertville.

  • Groceries / shopping in Lyon on Sundays
    5 replies
    Nov 21, 3:57 PM
    Community member

    Hi ! some supermarket are open only on Sundays morning. Overthise in Vieux Lyon, shops are opened or you can find a vending machine cours Gambetta ! the name of the shop is casino. It is opened 24 …

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Russian Expats in Lyon Share Their Experiences

InterNations is a place where Russian expats in Lyon exchange experiences and tips to support each other. France'se prefecture, once famous as the world's silk capital, can be a great place for expats - our community helps you make the most of your experience!

  • Browse our Members Network to get to know Lyon’s Russian expats.
  • Take part in our Expat Forums to obtain first hand tips from fellow Russian expats in Lyon.
  • Use the Expat Guide for Lyon to find information on your host city.

Meet Fellow Russians in Lyon at Our Events

Our community in Lyon is also very active offline. Our InterNations Ambassadors organize regular events and various expat activities, e.g. a dinner in Lyon’s hippest restaurant or an outing with other Russian expats to explore the salty marshland of the Camargue. These activities are a casual way to get to know expats from Russia in your local community as well as Russians in France nationwide. Interested? Simply become a member and we’ll be happy to welcome you among our Russians living in Lyon!