Lawas to Bandar Seri Begawan Bus Services
Planning to travel in Brunei but worry it will be pricey? Brunei Darussalam has one of the highest standards of living in the world, but travellers are still able to enjoy an affordable spending level for this trip. From the few transportation choices, the cheapest way to travel to Brunei is definitely by bus. If you are departing from the small town of Lawas in Sarawak, you can book your bus ticket online to Bandar Seri Begawan or simply known as BSB conveniently through a few simple steps on Easybook.
Bus Schedules & Routes To Bandar Seri Begawan
Traveling by bus is really a great way to save money and see the scenery as you pass through. Try to take it easy during the bus journey by having a nap or watch a movie to recharge yourself before arriving at the destination to start building new memories. You will be able to find bus from Lawas to Bandar Seri Begawan provided by Sipitang Express Sdn Bhd which is the only one bus operator that serves this route. There is only one departure time on the timetable that leaves at 1:00 PM on a daily basis. The journey takes approximately 7 hours depending on the road condition and weather as well. The drop-off point for the bus is at the Brunei bus station simply called Bandar Seri Begawan Bus Terminal, which is located near the coastal area of Jalan Cator.
About Bandar Seri Begawan
Besides acting as the transit point for those travelling over to East Malaysia which consists of Sarawak and Sabah states, Brunei is also also a top destination to visit in Asia. It is definitely worth spending a couple of day in Bandar Seri Begawan to discover the charm of this country.
Bandar Seri Begawan main tourist attractions are mostly concentrated within the city center and can be reached by within walking distance. Public transports can also be found in the town area which consist of city buses that serve six routes around BSB with very cheap fares.
This country is abundant with oil supplies, so this means that the fuel price here is cheap. You can keep the costs down upon renting a car to drive around if you are planning to travel from city to city conveniently on your own.
Bandar Seri Begawan is sometimes referred to as the "Venice of the East" because of the waterways along the Brunei River. There are many water taxis servicing the waterways for you to experience. Explore the water village of Kampung Ayer through these water taxis and see how the locals live as well.
Things to do in Bandar Seri Begawan within budget
Bandar Seri Begawan is the largest town in Brunei that comes with numerous attractions and things to do without costing too much. Be sure to spare some time to experience and enjoy Brunei's unexpected treasures while you are in the near vicinity of Bandar Seri Begawan.
A visit to Royal Regalia Museum should be one of the first places for you to visit when you are in BSB. It houses a large collection of gifts received by the sultan from various leaders of the world over the years. This include important items used in coronation ceremonies and other important events. It is free entry to the Royal Regalia Museum, so make sure you learn more about the country upon visiting.
There are more than 100 mosques in the country of Brunei. You can go take a picture of the amazing Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin Mosque which is built in the water banks of Brunei River andi s considered one of the most beautiful mosques in the world. The other religious spot worth visiting is the Jame'Asr Hassanil Bolkiah Mosque which is considered the largest in the country.
Another place you should not miss out on is the vibrant open-air Kianggeh Market located by the river in Brunei. Also known as Tamu Kianggeh locally, it is a great place to wander or hunt down Brunei's cheapest food such as nasi katok, fruit, nasi lemak and many others. This place is well-worth a visit when you are in Bandar Seri Begawan to have a taste of what the local community’s lifestyle is like.
Traveller can also find plenty of affordable places to stay in this Bandar Seri Begawan. There are many low budget hotels to choose from when you visit Bandar Seri Begawan so you do not have to break your wallet on accommodation.
You do not necessary need to spend a lot of money in Brunei. If you know how to plan your trip in advance within budget, you can have an equally great trip as well. Start planning your trips by bus from Lawas to Bandar Seri Begawan with your friends and family today, then start booking your bus tickets online at Easybook or download our mobile app for free to purchase them at the palm of your hands whenever you desire.