Relocating to Frankfurt
Frankfurt is a beautiful and vibrant city that’s the perfect mix of old and new. The city, which is located in the southwest portion of Germany, is an international hub and the financial capital of the Eurozone.
In fact, Frankfurt is the home of the European Central Bank (ECB). As the financial hub of Europe, the city attracts many entrepreneurs, investors and large companies, which is why relocations are so common.
Packimpex offers tailored solutions designed to suit each and every company and individual. We will help make your company move to Germany as easy and stress-free as possible.
International Moving Advice
Packimpex’s expert team is ready to help your company and transferees by answering all of your questions regarding the move. We’ll help you get acquainted with the process, the steps and all the bureaucracy before you even start.
Our team of experts will assist and advise you and your team and make sure everything runs smoothly. Schedule a call or remote presentation with us.
Getting to Know the City
We can give you and your team the opportunity to get to know Frankfurt a little better with one of our orientation tours!
Through in-person or virtual orientation tours, your employees and their loved ones can get acquainted with their new city and ask our team of experts any questions they might have.
Relocation Technology & Expertise at Your Fingertips
Manage and oversee your team’s relocation processes with our top-notch collaborative software, Relox. This platform, which both you and your employees can access, organizes all the important updates and information you need.
You will also benefit from our local expertise and customized solutions, ensuring your employees find suitable housing according to their specific needs.
Temporary Accommodation in the City
Our local expertise and our broad network across the country ensures you and your transferees have access to great houses and apartments.
Packimpex helps your team find the best solution for them, whether it’s a long or short-term stay. From furnished apartments to apart-hotels, transferees can go on in-person guided tours accompanied by our advisers to ensure they are happy with their choice.
Childcare and Education
At Packimpex, we believe that helping your children and family adapt to their new home is of critical importance.
We help parents find the best childcare or school for their kids by presenting a broad overview of the educational system and schools available. We consider the duration of their stay and preferences to find an option that suits their needs.
We know that for a successful relocation, the settling in process of your team needs to be as easy and stress-free as possible and our experts in relocation are experienced in doing just that.
Packimpex is ready to help your employees navigate the German bureaucracy and get everything set up once they arrive. We’ll help them open bank accounts, get a German phone number and select the best service providers for their needs.
Frequently Asked Questions
Frankfurt is the largest city in Germany and one of the world’s most important financial centres. The city has over 700,000 people, and it is home to many multinational companies such as Deutsche Bank, Daimler AG, Lufthansa Group, Hessen Sparkasse, and more. It also has an international airport with flights from all around Europe!
Frankfurt is located in the state of Hesse, Germany. The city is about three to four hours away from other major cities such as Stuttgart and Munich, and more than five hours away from Berlin.
Apart from that, the city is really well-connected, whether you travel by train or plane. It is possible to get from the airport into town in just 20-30 minutes. The airport connects the city with several destinations, including London and Paris. There are also fast trains connecting Frankfurt to the airport and other cities in Germany and Europe.
There are many things to see and do in Frankfurt and plenty to experience! A few famous attractions include the historic Old Town of Frankfurt with its old buildings and cobblestone streets; Goethe House (the birthplace of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe); or the Opera Tower, which has an observatory where you can see up to 50 kilometres in every direction.
The climate is temperate and has four seasons, but it often remains cold year-round with some snowfall during the winter months. The city experiences mild Summers, which are humid due to its location near large bodies of water such as Lake Constance.
Frankfurt is a large city with ten boroughs or districts. Each of these neighbourhoods has its personality and things to do, so you must pick one that matches your interests when deciding where to live.
Some of the best neighbourhoods to live in the city are:
- Innenstadt (“Inner City” ): This is the historic centre of Frankfurt and boasts a lot of beautiful buildings, including St. Bartholomew’s Cathedral – one of Europe’s most prominent churches
- Nordend: The Nordend district has many cafes, restaurants, bars and shops, which are perfect for people who like to spend their time socializing
- Bornheim: Bornheim is a charming green neighbourhood that is perfect for families.
- Sachsenhausen: this area has a small-town feel and is an excellent option for people who enjoy peace
- Westend: this area has many hotels, shops, and restaurants, which are perfect for visiting if you want to get away from Frankfurt’s downtown hustle and bustle.