Moving to Gothenburg

Moving to Gothenburg
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Moving to Gothenburg

Thousands of people move to Gothenburg from other parts of Europe each year

There are many reasons why so many people are moving to Gothenburg including — the beautiful environment, high quality education system, world class health system and high standard of living.  

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There are also far greater economic opportunities in Sweden compared to many other parts of the world.  This article will provide useful information for people interested in moving to Gothenburg.

About Gothenburg

Gothenburg is the second-largest city in Sweden and the fifth-largest in all nordic countries.    The city is located on the west coast of Sweden and has a city population of 543,005 (973,261 in the greater metropolitan area).  The city has an interesting recognition of being the 12th-most inventive city in the world, according to Forbes magazine.

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Moving to Gothenburg for the the Education System

One of the reasons so many parents are interested in moving to Sweden is to access the high-quality education system.  The Swedes are specialists at early education with children educated in the country’s primary schools typically outperforming children educated in other countries.  The higher education system in Sweden is also one of the world’s best, ranking #2 in the world according to the U21 ranking system.  All Swedish citizens can access the higher education system for free!

Gothenburg is home to two major universities — the University of Gothenburg and Chalmers University of Technology, making it the perfect city to move to for education.

Moving to Gothenburg for the Lifestyle

Gothenburg is one of the most exciting cities in the world, with many sporting, musical, artistic and theatrical events each year.  The city has a high percentage of young people, largely due to the presence of the two major universities. Gothenburg has thriving nightlife and there are dozens of high-quality restaurants and cafes to explore.

Some of the major events hosted in the city include the Gothenburg film festival, Way Our West festival, the Gothia Cup (football tournament) and the Metaltown music festival.

Like most parts of Sweden, Gothenburg has a low crime rate, high standard of living and fantastic working conditions, making living and working in Gothenburg much more appealing than many other parts of  Europe and the United Kingdom.

Public transport is outstanding in Sweden and you can easily explore other parts of Sweden from Gothenburg, including Stockholm, Malmo, Uppsala, Vasteras, Orebro, Linkoping, Helsingborg, Jonkoping, Norrkoping, Lund, Umea, Gavle, Boras and Sodertalje.

What is the Easiest Way to Move to Gothenburg from the UK?

Moving internationally can be a challenging task if you do all of the work yourself.  The logistics of an international move can become complex, particularly when long distances and many border crossings are involved.  That is why so many people moving to Sweden use a professional international removals company.

Schepens have years of experience handling removals to Gothenburg and are the leading international removals company in the United Kingdom.   We have performed removals to many other locations in Sweden including Stockholm, Malmo, Uppsala, Vasteras, Orebro, Linkoping, Helsingborg, Jonkoping, Norrkoping, Lund, Umea, Gavle, Boras and Sodertalje.

A few reasons why Schepens are the best company for handling removals to Gothenburg:

  • Schepens are fully insured
    Everything is covered including vehicles, movers and your valuable possessions.
  • Schepens are a 4th-generation family owned business
    At Schepens, we are proud of our business and the high level of customer service we provide.
  • Modern removals trucks
    We have a fleet of dedicated removals trucks with air ride suspension to reduce the risk of breakage
  • Experience dealing with the customs requirements for entry to Sweden
    We have helped any people move to Sweden over the years and are very familiar with the rules and regulations involved.

Contact us today on 01794 323558 to get a free, no-obligation quote!

With a new depot located in Jönköping we are perfectly positioned to help with the logistics of your move throughout Sweden

Swedish Depot
Schepens International Ltd
Vitmossevägen 1,
SE-555 93 Jönköping
Tel: +46105 519470