Brunei international travel guide

Landscape view of Brunei

Brunei ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ณ

Brunei is part of Asia with main city at Bandar Seri Begawan. It's usually ๐ŸŒค๏ธ 25.57 ยฐC in Brunei with a rainfall of ๐ŸŒง 182.87 mm. Internet speed in Brunei is on average 4.1 Mbps. In Brunei you drive on the left side. Its Developing country with a population of 412K people. The main currency is Brunei Dollar. The languages spoken are Malay. Automatic teller machines are very common in Brunei. Current travel safety advice is Exercise normal safety precautions. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
๐Ÿ‘ Developing ย  ๐ŸŒค๏ธ ~25.57 ยฐC ย  ๐ŸŒง ~182.87 mmย  ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ 412K people

Advice

๐Ÿ›ก๏ธ Travel safety

Exercise normal safety precautions

The Brunei government has set up measures in response to the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19). If you've travelled to China's Hubei or some other provinces you won't be allowed to enter unless you're a Bruneian national or permanent resident. Expect health screenings at the border and follow the advice of local authorities. If authorities suspect you have COVID-19, you may need to stay in hospital or be quarantined. If you have symptoms of respiratory illness, contact your doctor before travelling. We havenโ€™t changed our level of advice: Exercise normal safety precautionsย in Brunei.

issued date: February 13, 2020

Weather

๐ŸŒค๏ธ Temperature

๐ŸŒง Rainfall

General

๐Ÿ”Œ Sockets

Brunei uses 240V, 50Hz with socket and plug Type G.

๐ŸŒ Languages

The languages that are typically spoken are Malay

Money

๐Ÿ’ฑ Currencies Used

Brunei uses the Brunei dollar (symbol: $), code BND.Banknotes come in denominations of 10000, 1000, 500, 100, 50, 20, 10, 5 and 1 dollars. Dollar is subdivided into 100 sens. Coins come in denominations of 50, 20, 10, 5 and 1 sens.

๐Ÿง ATMs

Automatic teller machines are very common in Brunei. You can find them in both large & small cities, tourist areas etc.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM โ€” your standard magnetic card will work fine.

Calling

๐Ÿ“ก Internet

Internet speed in Brunei is on average 4.1 Mbps. WiFi coverage in Brunei is moderate. It's relatively easy to find one when needed.

๐Ÿ“ฑ Phones

You can buy a SIM card for about 29.68 BND, which includes 2 GB of data plan. You can choose from 1 telecoms: DSTCom. Brunei uses GSM mobile networks GSM 900. If you don't want to buy SIM card in Brunei upon arrival, make sure to check the roaming charges with your telecom provider before your departure so there are no surprises when you return home.

๐Ÿ“ž Calling

To call Brunei, dial +, then 673 (the country code for Brunei), then the area code and the local number. For local calls within Brunei, start with the area code. In the case above area code is 2 .

Driving

๐Ÿ›ฃ๏ธ Road rules

In Brunei you drive on the left side. Most cars have manual transmission (stick). Unless otherwise posted, the speed limits for cars and motorcycles are as follows: 100 km/h (62 mph) on motorways, 100 km/h (62 mph) on expressways, 50 km/h (31 mph) in all built-up areas and 80 km/h (49 mph) on undivided highways.

๐Ÿ†˜ Emergency

Universal

999

Police

999

Ambulance

999

Fire department

999

Useful Information
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Last updated: February 12, 2020