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Jonathan Brown

"InterNations is the ideal networking site for me. I use it for private as well as for business contacts here in St.Petersburg. Great!"

Noemi Roussel

"What I really like about InterNations is the international mix of people. I got to know there who became very good friends ."

InterNations - A Place for Swedes in St. Petersburg

Hallå to all of our Swedes in St. Petersburg! Are you interested in getting to know fellow Swedish expats in St. Petersburg? Are you looking for advice from other Swedes, e.g. which bars in St. Petersburg will broadcast your favorite team’s upcoming match or where in town to go for köttbullar?

You are cordially invited to be part of InterNations St. Petersburg. Among the members of our international expat network, there is also a vibrant circle of Swedish expats, coming from Stockholm, Uppsala, Goteborg and all regions of Sweden.

Meet fellow Swedes at our events in St. Petersburg

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

Find More Information in Our St. Petersburg Expat Guides

  • Moving to St. Petersburg

    Big differences between the seasons, with harsh winters and hot summers, are one of the characteristics of St. Petersburg’s weather can make for a challenging stay; not only due to the climate, but also because find accommodation can be difficult. Get prepared for moving to St. Petersburg with our guide.
  • Living in St. Petersburg

    As the second biggest city in Russia after Moscow, expats living in St. Petersburg can enjoy a multicultural environment. From its incredible architecture to the second biggest zoo in Russia, St. Petersburg has plenty to offer, too. Find out more about the culture, healthcare, and education.
  • Working in St. Petersburg

    Expats thinking about working in St. Petersburg can often find available positions teaching or in pharmaceutics and medicine. If you haven’t already an employer lined up, an online search is often a good place to start. In this guide, you can find more details on the economy, job hunting and taxes.

Forum Posts by Swedes in St. Petersburg

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

Swedish Expats in St. Petersburg Share Their Experiences

InterNations is a place where Swedish expats in St. Petersburg exchange experiences and tips to support each other. The "Venice Of The North" 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 St. Petersburg’s Swedish expats.
  • Take part in our Expat Forums to obtain first hand tips from fellow Swedish expats in St. Petersburg.
  • Use the Expat Guide for St. Petersburg to find information on your host city.

Meet Fellow Swedes in St. Petersburg at Our Events

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