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My husband and I are travelling from Melbourne to London via Bandar Seri Begawan where we are only there for just over three hours. We are both Australian. Do we have to get transit visas upon arrival into BSB? Also (and excuse me for my ignorance) is it necessary for me to cover my hair whilst waiting at BSB airport for our flight onto London. Thanks in advance.

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1. Re: Transit visa

Not unless you go thru immigration, when we were there for 2 days a tourist VOA cost $5 and was extremely quick and easy, not that you will have time to go anywhere in 3 hrs.

I can't remember even the locals covering their hair.

Brunei is a very modern and tolerant country.

If you have a layover one the way home try to extend it a day, we had a lovely time there.

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Hi JL, no need at all for you to cover your hair at the airport. But as Moombee says, 3 hours is really not enough time to do anything much at all. I agree, try and extend for at least a night - it's well worthy of a more lengthy stopover.

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I'm an Australian resident with Indonesian passport and have an overnight transit (Melbourne to Hong Kong). Do you know if i need visa?

also, what can i do for only overnight? what is the best way to get to the city and back to the airport in the morning?

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