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Nathan Reed

"With InterNations I quickly connected with other Canadian members who became close friends over time."

Barbara Melington

"The best thing about InterNations? Definitely the offline get-together. Meeting other expats in real life helps a lot."

InterNations – The Place for Japanese Living in Sweden

Want to connect with the expat community of Japanese in Sweden? Looking for Japanese compatriots to help you with your questions on expat life? Or are you looking for other Japanese expats to go on an excursion to the university towns of Umeå and Linköping with?

InterNations Sweden offers everything you might need as an expat, no matter whether you already live in Sweden or are still in Japan planning your upcoming foreign assignment. InterNations is the leading platform among expatriates and global minds in all countries around the world. Needless to say, our community of Japanese expats in Sweden is going very strong, with members having roots all across Japan - from Sapporo, over the Kansai Region to Tokyo.

Meet other Japanese at our events in Sweden

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

Find More Information in Our Sweden Expat Guides

Forum Posts by Japanese in Sweden

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Japanese in our Sweden expat forums.

Tips and Advice on Sweden from Your Fellow Japanese Expats

Obviously, expat life in Sweden goes well beyond shipping your belongings and taking care of red tape. Socializing with fellow Japanese is an important facet of living abroad and can be a huge stepping stone in getting to know the Swedish mentality and way of life. Japanese in Sweden are a part of our community, calling cities such as Goteborg, Uppsala, Stockholm, and many others home. You can use InterNations to look for fellow Japanese in Stockholm, for example.

Wondering where to shop for Japanese delicatessen, want to discuss your national team's latest match, or simply talk to someone in your native language? Become a member of the Swedish InterNations Community!

  • Our network is the best place to meet expats from Japan.
  • On the Sweden Expat Forums, you can get competent answers to all your expat-related questions: how to find a babysitter fluent in your mother tongue, where to get sushi and sashimi in Stockholm, etc.
  • The InterNations Places database for Sweden has information on the nearest Japanese embassy and many other institutions.

From the university towns of Umeå and Linköping to south-central Svealand, you can meet supportive and friendly Japanese expats in Sweden on InterNations.

Meet and Mingle with Fellow Japanese in Sweden

Additionally, InterNations hosts regular expat events and activities in Sweden. Our get-togethers are sure to cater to your taste as well: as a member, you can partake in cozy gatherings to enjoy some Swedish köttbullar, join one of our huge expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Stockholm’s best locations, and much more. Want to discover Sweden? Go on a weekend trip with your fellow expats to see wild, sparsely populated Norrland and other beautiful landmarks.

Our meet-ups and activities offer many wonderful opportunities to mingle with expatriates hailing from Japan and dozens of other countries in a casual setting. Just sign up for your InterNations membership and you’ll soon hear a cordial Konbanwa from our Japanese living in Sweden!