Moving to a new country comes with its own challenges! At HelpExpats we look to make the start of a new life in France of our customers as smooth and hassle-free as possible.

Must carry things while moving to France can be a bit tricky as you are unknown of its availability or cost in a foreign land.

Here is sneak peek to the must-carry list of essentials hand-picked for your journey to France. The items will redirect you to Amazon :


Clothing and Accessories


General Medicines

  1. Paracetamol
  2. Pudin Hara Tablet/Liquid
  3. Enteroquinol
  4. Aspirins
  5. Multivitamins
  6. Antacid (Digene, ENO, etc)

Prescribed Medicines
Please keep in mind that if you have any medication which couldn’t be brought without a prescription, kindly ask your doctor for the components of the medicine as the name of the medicine varies from country to country. Also, keep your prescription handy at the airport if enquired by the staff.

Miscellaneous Items

  1. Bed linen
  2. Pillow
  3. Thin BlanketIt is advised to get a thin blanket and later purchase a proper blanket from a local market in France
  4. Umbrella
  5. Raincoat
  6. Wardrobe Hangers
  7. Alarm Clock
  8. Wristwatch
  9. Laptop Bag
  10. College Backpack
  11. Sleeping Bag