Porto

Living and
Working in Porto

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

Gustavo De faz

"The quality of InterNations' members convinced me to join. And I've indeed received a very warm welcome from fellow Lisbon expats.."

Melanie S. Hamann

"InterNations Events in Lisbon are great - I love the rightfully popular events organized by our friendly Ambassador team. "

Make the most of living and working in Porto

Expat living in Porto raises plenty of questions, for instance: ʺWhat are the requirements from Portuguese authorities to get a residence permit?”, ʺAm I allowed to import all my personal belongings duty-free?ʺ, or ”Who can recommend colleges and universities in town?”

Finding all this expat information about living and working in Porto takes a lot of time. Our Porto expat guide is there to make your relocation to Porto as easy as possible. Starting with sports and leisure to information about education & children, the guide covers all the different aspects of expat life in Porto.

However, InterNations does not only address expats in Porto. We have brief overview guides for various locations around the world - from living in Abu Dhabi to living in Dubai.

Top Articles in the Porto Expat Guide

  • Moving to Porto

    Discover the diversity of Porto’s population and a big expat community. Fall in love with its history, the Mediterranean climate and the warmth of its people. Get to know more about this Portuguese city, its climate, and visas for Portugal with the InterNations Expat Guide.
  • Living in Porto

    Ready to enjoy the experience of living in Porto, one of the cultural capitals of Europe? Porto offers you amazing architecture, historic places and lots of festivals and activities. Read more about this amazing destination for expatriates in our guide, covering culture, healthcare, safety and more!
  • Working in Porto

    Do you plan on working in Porto? This city has been recognized for its thriving economy, wine exports, tourism and also its educational system. If you’re an expat looking for a job in Porto, get informed about working visas, the local economy, and more in this guide.

Information on the Expat Life in Porto

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

Simply become a member of InterNations Porto and you’ll be warmly received with a friendly Olá among our expats living and working in Porto.

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Porto? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as living in Barcelona or living in Tokyo!

Gustavo De faz

"The quality of InterNations' members convinced me to join. And I've indeed received a very warm welcome from fellow Lisbon expats.."

Melanie S. Hamann

"InterNations Events in Lisbon are great - I love the rightfully popular events organized by our friendly Ambassador team. "

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