- Bandar Seri Begawan
The official currency is the Brunei Dollar (BND), divided into 100 cents. The Brunei Dollar is pegged to the Singaporean Dollar which is accepted as legal tender throughout Brunei.
All major credit cards are accepted in larger hotels, restaurants and shops. Cash is best advised for smaller establishments and when transacting in remote areas. ATMs are widespread especially at major banks which are concentrated along Jalan Sultan in the capital. Money can also be converted at the informal moneychangers that operate from booths at most transport hubs. If you choose to use this channel ensure you shop around for the best rate.
Currency Exchange Rates
|Brunei||BND 1||BND 5||BND 10||BND 100||BND 1,000|
|Australia||AUD 1.04||AUD 5.21||AUD 10.42||AUD 104.19||AUD 1,041.94|
|Canada||CAD 0.98||CAD 4.91||CAD 9.81||CAD 98.13||CAD 981.32|
|Ireland||EUR 0.65||EUR 3.25||EUR 6.49||EUR 64.94||EUR 649.44|
|New Zealand||NZD 1.08||NZD 5.42||NZD 10.85||NZD 108.48||NZD 1,084.76|
|South Africa||ZAR 10.49||ZAR 52.47||ZAR 104.95||ZAR 1,049.48||ZAR 10,494.83|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.56||GBP 2.79||GBP 5.59||GBP 55.87||GBP 558.70|
|United States of America||USD 0.74||USD 3.69||USD 7.38||USD 73.83||USD 738.33|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.