Travel Information

Indian citizens travelling to Brunei

Citizens of India that are travelling to Brunei need a stamped visa in their passport prior to arriving.

What to expect in Brunei

🤝 friendly locals
safe neighbourhoods
inexpensive cost of living
🐌 Below average wifi
⛅ warm weather
🏖️ beaches

Flights and Prices

Flight prices to Brunei from India usually are around 11789.00 INR. AirAsia is a common carrier airline.

International and domestic airlines

Common international airlines are

Royal Brunei Airlines

. Popular domestic airlines are

Royal Brunei Airline

Common Tourist Questions

🥘 Do I need to tip?

No, you are not expected to tip at restaurants and other service businesses.

💰 Should I carry cash?

No, you don't have to carry cash with you. Credit cards are generally accepted. This may not be the case in smaller cities so you should double-check when you land.

☎️ Where do I get a SIM card from?

Some popular telecom companies are

B-Mobile (Progresif)


💦 Can I drink tap water?

Yes, you can generally drink tap water. This may not apply in smaller towns and rural areas. Double-check when you arrive.

🚕What do I use to get around?

We currently don't have information on ride-sharing services. Local taxis may be the best option. Check with local authorities upon landing.

Exchange Rates

The primary currency is BND.

1 INR = 0.018828 BND

To put that in perspective, the average dinner will cost you roughly $2.94 USD.

Visa Status

A Visa needs to be provided by the country prior to travelling.

Notes and Passport Validity

There are no special notes about passport validity at this time. In general, it is good to ensure that your passport is valid 3 months after your trip ends.

Safety and Security

Do not travel.

To prevent the spread of COVID-19, Brunei is putting in place additional entry and exit measures. These include, denying entry for travellers from high-risk countries or long-term visitors who are currently in Brunei now need the approval of the Brunei Prime Minister’s Office to leave Brunei. These restrictions can change at short notice. If you choose travel despite our advice, consider your departure options through commercial means. We now advise you to: Do not travel to Brunei.


These values are calculated by computing the average scores that we have available to us across all cities in Brunei. In some cases, they may not be completely accurate.

Internet Speed (2.89 / 5)
Safety (4.00 / 5)
Cost of Living (4.98 / 5)
Average Hotel Cost

$63.00 USD / night

Average Dinners

$2.94 USD

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