Travel and Visa Requirements for Bruneians

Visa required and visa free countries listed


Countries that require a visa for Bruneians

See a list of countries you need a visa to travel to as a Bruneian passport holder

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General Visa Requirement & Things to know before you travel

See a general list of visa requirements before travelling to a new country

Valid travel passport.
Visa application form.
Visa fee.
Evidence of permission to be in that country.
Photocopy of passport data page.
Financial proof, original bank statement.
Letter of invitations.

Schengen visa for Bruneians

See our top pick of Schengen countries visited by Bruneians

Brunei is a tiny nation in Asia popular for its beaches and biodiverse rainforest. The beaches allow tourists to perform activities like water sports and scuba diving. Ulu Temburong National Park affords tourists access to the culture and wildlife in Brunei. The capital, Bandar Seri Begawan is home to Jame’Asr Hassanil Bolkiah mosque and its 29 golden domes.
Brunei recorded a record number of tourist arrivals in 2017. The number of foreigners who visited the country was 258,955, this was the highest number since 2011. This follows from an 18% increase from the number of tourists who visited the country in 2016.
Brunei is an Islamic country and indecent dressing is frowned at especially during the period of Ramadan. Fines and prison sentences are handed out to people who are found to be involved in adultery. Consuming food, drink or tobacco during the fasting hours of Ramadan will land you in hot water with the authorities.
All European Union citizens, United States, Switzerland, Iceland, Norway, Liechtenstein can visit Brunei without a visa for up to 90 days. Citizens of Laos, Malaysia, New Zealand, Oman, Singapore, South Korea, Turkey, Ukraine, and UAE can visit Brunei without a visa for a period of 30 days. Nationals of Cambodia, Japan, Canada, Russia, and Costa Rica can visit the country without a visa for up to 14 days.

Visa information for other Nationals

See visa requirements for our top pick of visitors to Brunei Darussalam