Best city to live 2022 & 2023

Why join Startup Valencia


Our goal is to increase the success of startups and scaleups, featuring a strong innovation and tech ecosystem that makes the entrepreneurial path easier. With over 3500 graduate engineers & developers per year, Valencia is the region of talent


Take part in our community! Share experiences, get to know and connect with key players, network and feel represented. We work so that startups are heard by politicians and policymakers


Be informed! This is crucial to succeed in the dynamic and rapidly evolving world of technology. Never miss an important application deadline or tech event and stay up to date with the latest news and insights about the Valencia startup ecosystem


Improve your knowledge and skills through workshops, keynotes and meetups by national and international industry and financial experts and startup veterans. Engage with funding from accelerators, business angels, investors & VCs

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Valencia chosen as the best city to live and work in 2021 and 2022

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Why Valencia








Invested in startups


Coworking spaces


Digital and tech events per year


Investing funds and investors


Engineers and developers graduate yearly in Valencian universities

Valencia work-life balance

Flexible Schedule

Competitive cost of living

Active urban lifestyle

+20 art, music and theatre festivals

48 museums and exhibition halls

More than 30 concert halls

Living in Valencia means

Average annual temperature of 17ºC

300 sunny days/year

Bike-friendly city: 142km bike path and 15k parking spots

109 km of coast

Beach is 10 mins by bike

Extensive public transport network

More than 20 golf courses

Wide gastronomic culture: more than 6.000 restaurants

Free first level public health care

5G connectivity

3rd Most important city in Spain

1M Inhabitants

Educational strengths

Competitive education system

More than 15 top international schools

2 Top public and 6 private universities

Top Erasmus destination

Home for tech events

Discover Startup Valencia

2h 30 min from Barcelona by train

1h 30min from Barcelona by train

Main commercial port of the Mediterranean

International airport with connections to Paris, London, Berlin, Moscow