Leiden Expat Center


Welcome to Leiden

The Leiden area is a booming knowledge region. It is  home to the Leiden University, the Leiden Bio Science Park, the aerospace cluster and the floral industry. Apart from offering challenging jobs, the Leiden region is an excellent location for living and recreation. 

The Expat Centre Leiden provides a warm welcome to expats who live and work in the Leiden region. We will help you find answers to questions about the issues you will deal with when settling in the Netherlands. Our dedicated expat officers will answer your questions and offer you advice on a wide range of topics. You can email your questions to welcome@expatcentreleiden.nl or visit the Expat Centre Leiden at the Visitor Centre (Stationsweg 41, Leiden).


Keukenhof combi-tickets available at Leiden Visitor Centre 19 March 2015

Combi-tickets for the Keukenhof (located in Lisse) are available at the Visitor Centre Leiden. The combi-ticket includes the busride and the entrance.more

The first formula in the Netherlands, Long Stay, Short Stay and hotels! 19 March 2015

For expats and international companies Tweelwonen has developed a unique concept that provides all housing needs from one night to stay for life.more

Webster Leiden Recognized as Top Study Abroad Location 6 March 2015

Webster University’s campus in Leiden, the Netherlands, has been recognized as a top study abroad location for U.S. students by Best College...more


Apr 05
Tourist market Vuurtorenplein (Noordwijk aan Zee)

A pleasant, traditional market with a fun and fresh twist. Music and children’s attractions add to the atmosphere. Enjoy a leisurely stroll around the market while your kids enjoy themselves.


Apr 10
Meet & Greet Drink

 Let's come together and meet other expats and interculti's in town!