Switzerland

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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."

InterNations – The Place for Norwegians Living in Switzerland

Want to connect with the expat community of Norwegians in Switzerland? Looking for Norwegian compatriots to help you with your questions on expat life? Or are you looking for other Norwegian expats to go on an excursion to the mountain resort of Zermatt with?

InterNations Switzerland offers everything you might need as an expat, no matter whether you already live in Switzerland or are still in Norway 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 Norwegian expats in Switzerland is going very strong, with members having roots all across Norway - from Bergen, over Tromsø to Oslo.

Meet other Norwegians at our events in Switzerland

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

Find More Information in Our Switzerland Expat Guides

Forum Posts by Norwegians in Switzerland

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Norwegians in our Switzerland expat forums.

Tips and Advice on Switzerland from Your Fellow Norwegian Expats

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

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

  • Our network is the best place to meet expats from Norway.
  • On the Switzerland 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 lutefisk in Zurich, etc.
  • The InterNations Places database for Switzerland has information on the nearest Norwegian embassy and many other institutions.

From the mountain resort of Zermatt to Interlaken, the outdoor and action sports capital of Switzerland, you can meet supportive and friendly Norwegian expats in Switzerland on InterNations.

Meet and Mingle with Fellow Norwegians in Switzerland

Additionally, InterNations hosts regular expat events and activities in Switzerland. Our get-togethers are sure to cater to your taste as well: as a member, you can partake in cozy gatherings to enjoy some Swiss rösti, join one of our huge expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Zurich’s best locations, and much more. Want to discover Switzerland? Go on a weekend trip with your fellow expats to see the mountain ranges of the Jura Vaudois and other beautiful landmarks.

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

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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