– SenecaTravel and change of place impart new vigor to the mind
Visiting Malaysia from Europe, North America or Australia means you will need to know all of the current rules and regulations regarding travel from your continent to Malaysia, as well as the rules Malaysia requires for travelers from these places. Keep reading below to discover what you will need to have with you before booking your trip.
Passport – Be sure your passport is up to date and that the name you have on your passport matches the names on your other pieces of identification. Otherwise you may have trouble during your trip. If you require visa, be sure the name on the visa and your passport are the same. Minors require a passport as well.
Visa – Visitors from Europe, North America and Australia do not require a visa for visits to Malaysia lasting under 90 days. If you plan to stay longer however, you will need to apply for a visa.
If you do plan to stay in Malaysia longer than 90 days, you will need to prove that you have enough money to extend your stay. This means having at least $500 USD, although this regulation changes so be sure to check the most recent rules before departing.
No matter how long you intend to visit, remember to always check the latest regulations regarding travel to Malaysia since travel guidelines change often. Also be sure to check the rules regarding your individual country.
There are many options in flights when departing from any of these continents. Using a travel website is the quickest way to check for good deals and departures. Most airlines do fly to Kuala Lumpur, the capital city of Malaysia, and some will also go to numerous other cities such as Johor Bahru, Tawau and others, though those flights are less frequent.
Be sure to take note of the time changes from your country to Malaysia. Time changes can be as high as 17 hours difference