Zurich

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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."

Enjoy living and working in Zurich

Are you an expat living in Zurich? You will surely come across many questions, such as ʺWhat documents does the Swiss aliens department require for a work permit?”, ʺHow does the Swiss health-care system work?ʺ, or ”What can other expats recommend for nannies and baby-sitters in town?”

Looking for all of the information that is important for living and working in Zurich can take you hours. However, by using our Zurich expat guide you can greatly simplify your relocation to Zurich. Beginning with embassies and consulates top tips about food & shopping - the guide deals with all the different facets of the expat life in Zurich.

However, InterNations does not only address expats in Zurich. We have brief overview guides for various locations around the world - from living in London to working in Barcelona.

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Information for the Expat Life in Zurich

Are you looking for specific information, such as special food stores in town or a doctor speaking your native language in Switzerland? On top of our expat guide, you will have access to our expat directory for Zurich, which provides you with a complete catalogue of all expat-relevant locales and relocation services in Zurich. Moreover, you also can take full advantage of our Zurich expat forum in order to look for tips and information from your fellow expatriates.

Become part of InterNations Zurich and you’ll be warmly greeted with a welcoming Grüezi, salut, buongiorno, bainvegni from our expats living and working in Zurich.

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Zurich? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as working in Dubai or moving to Washington, D.C.!

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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