Questions tagged [malaysia]

A country in Southeast Asia bordered by Thailand, Indonesia and Brunei by land and by Singapore, Vietnam and the Philippines by sea.

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Visa requirements for check out and in

I am a Sri Lankan passport holder. I have a New Zealand work visa. I am travelling from Auckland to Colombo via Kuala Lumpur, using Malaysian Airline. My flight has a layover in Kuala Lumpur of about ...
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Eligibility for TWOV while flying Air Asia, transferring at KLIA2

We are a family of 3 Indian citizens with Indian passports travelling Mumbai-Sydney-Mumbai via Kuala Lumpur in April 2018. We have valid Australia tourist visas stamped on our Indian passports. On the ...
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I renewed my passport and my multiple visa is on my old passport. Will this create problems with Immigration?

I am an Indian national and just renewed my passport. My Malaysian multiple valid visa is on my old passport. Will this create problems with Immigration? Can I travel with a valid Malaysian visa on ...
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Do Indians need a transit visa in Kuala Lumpur, and if yes how?

I am an Indian travelling from Cochin to Beijing via Kuala Lumpur, using Air Asia. My flight has a layover in Kuala Lumpur of about 10 hours. While booking, it was mentioned that I will need a transit ...
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Do I need a transit visa in Kuala Lumpur?

I am a Sri Lankan passport holder and I'm planning to visit Bangkok from Trichy, India with Air Asia or Malindo Air. Do I need a transit visa at Kuala Lumpur International Airport on arrival?
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Does a Sri Lankan need a transit visa for Malaysia? [duplicate]

I am a Sri Lankan, travelling to Brunei from Colombo via Malaysia by Malaysian Airlines. I have a 6-hour layover in Kuala Lumpur. Do I need a transit visa?
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Do Europe laws apply in foreign (Asia) countries?

For example if two citizens from same country travel to Asian countries like Malaysia and Thailand, and one of them robs the other citizen while in Asia, is it worth reporting it back in Europe? Or ...
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Transit visa required in Malaysia?

I am a Sri Lankan passport holder travelling from China to Sri Lanka with Air Asia. I have transit in Malaysia for 9 hours and 25 minutes. I need to know if I need a transit visa if I do not leave the ...
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Do I need a transit visa for a layover in Kuala Lumpur?

I am an Indian who is planning to travel to Vietnam in January 2018. I am travelling with Air Asia from Mumbai with a layover in Kuala Lumpur for 5 hours. Do I need a transit visa for this? The ...
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How do I get a Malaysian transit pass?

We are a group of 15 Indians traveling from India to Thailand via Malaysia. The layover is around 14 hours. Can we get out in the city to visit Kuala Lumpur? If yes how do we get a transit pass to ...
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Who might cause trouble to my checked-in bags during a layover?

Recently I booked a connecting flight with two different carriers (same PNR). There is an 8.5-hour layover in Kuala Lumpur International Airport. I didn't want to recheck-in my baggage so I confirmed ...
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Using different passport in home country [duplicate]

I have used a Taiwan passport to go to my home country, Malaysia, for the past recent years and I am thinking of using my Malaysian passport to go to Malaysia again. Does it work?
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Indian Passport, US Green Card, with valid Singapore visa. Does he need a separate Malaysian visa for short visit to Johor Bahru?

He is getting a Singapore Visa organized by a friend in Singapore for a visit. If he had to make a commute/short visit to Johor Bahru, Malaysia overland to pick up something, would he need a Malaysian ...
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When flying Singapore->Kuala Lumpur->Penang, where is immigration cleared?

I ask because I'm booking separate tickets and am assessing the required connection time. Will I need to go through immigration in Kuala Lumpur before heading to the gate for the KUL-PEN flight?
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Can I enter Malaysia on the last day of visa validity?

My Malaysia visit visa issue date is 24th May 2017. that this visa is: This visa is good for a single journey to Malaysia within 3 months from date hereof, provided this passport remains valid. I ...
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Can I get a Malaysian visa if I have a departure ticket from Kuala Lumpur instead of a round-trip ticket? [duplicate]

I want to apply for Thailand and Malaysian visas, as I am visiting these 2 countries as a tourist. Can I get a visa for these 2 countries, without having a round-trip ticket? I'll book a ticket to ...
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Travelling from Phuket,Thailand to Malaysia with Visa

I am planning to visit Thailand and Malaysia in November 2017. I'm from India, and have a passport. I know Thailand provides visas on arrival but Malaysia doesn't. So I am planning to get visa for ...
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Is there a program for Malaysia-Singapore commuters to avoid passport stamps (so the passport doesn't get full)?

Next year I'll be in Singapore for a month with school, visiting a university as a guest, but will have my hotel in Johor Bahru, Malaysia, and commute by bus CW2 or SJE to central Singapore. I know ...
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What visa do I need for a flight connection in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia?

I am really confused. I have two separate tickets, both with AirAsia. First flight is Bombay to Kuala Lumpur, 2.5 hour layover, and connection to the second flight, Kuala Lumpur to Manila. I ...
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Are non-Muslims allowed to enter mosques in Malaysia?

When I was in Morocco, I was disappointed to find out non-Muslims, in general, aren't permitted in mosques in the country, but I heard this isn't the case in some other countries. I'm headed to ...
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Will I need any Malaysian Rinngit at Kuala Lumpur airport when I'm leaving the country?

I'm about to leave Malaysia and expect to get a much better rate for my Ringgit here in Chinatown than at the airport. So after having paid for my plane ticket and transportation to the airport, are ...
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What are the options for traveling between Miri, Malaysia and Brunei? [closed]

We are a group of 6 people and we would like to travel from Miri to Bandar Seri Begawan in mid-August. I have found that there exists a bus, but the times are a bit inconvenient for us. Is it ...
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Does a Sri Lankan need transit visas for Korea and Malaysia?

I'm a Sri Lankan passport holder and I am living in in the Northern Mariana Islands, a US territory, on a CW2 visa. I'm planning to travel to Sri Lanka by the end of the month and have to transit in ...
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Is fear of having drugs planted in my bag enroute to Malaysia justified?

I am afraid to travel to Malaysia because I read that people possessing drugs are being killed there. Not being a drug user, I presume that drugs could be put into my baggage without my knowledge. Is ...
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Visa for Thailand [closed]

Because it would have taken too long to get a visa from the Thai Embassy in Kathmandu, I left Nepal and flew to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Would I be able to get a visa for Thailand in Kuala Lumpur? What ...
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Can I visit Singapore from Malaysia and come back soon during my travel itinerary?

I'm in Kuala Lumpur right now, and have a ticket to go to Ho Chi Minh. However, I consider visiting Singapore for a few days and then come back to KL. I consider a bus trip. But I'm fearful of ...
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Is there a Yelp equivalent in Malaysia?

In Malaysia, Yelp has already advanced and the quantity of the data looks decent enough. However I wonder there is any better alternative (e.g. in quantity, more search filter, etc) service like Yelp ...
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How can a UK citizen get an extension of visa-free stay in Malaysia inside the country? [duplicate]

I am British citizen. We are allowed to stay in Malaysia for 90 days. Can I extend my 90 days if I cross over to Singapore and return to Kuala Lumpur the following day, hence getting another 90 day "...
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Spelling error in Malaysian eVisa

We are planning a family trip to Malaysia next month. I applied for my wife's visa online and was granted it within 24 hours. Her name in her passport is Usna, but the visa has an added H: Husna. Will ...
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Retreiving checked in baggage at transit if you have different airlines

If I have to travel A-B-C and I have different airlines from A-B and B-C, how can I get my checked in baggage at B? Do I need a visa of B just to get my checked in baggage? I am Nepalese. I am flying ...
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Exchange Polish Zloty to Malaysian Ringgit (MYR) in Malaysia?

I got 3,000 Polish Zloty that I can't change to Malaysian Ringgit. Does anyone know where I can change them? I am Malaysian.
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Does an Indonesian need an exit visa from Malaysia or Indonesia for travel to South Korea?

I am an Indonesian passport holder with a Malaysian working permit. I am planning to go South Korea for travel in May 2017. Besides the need to apply for a visa from the Embassy of South Korea, is ...
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Is the carrying of knives in the street regulated in Malaysia?

Some countries do not allow the carrying of a knife in the street. Is there such a regulation in Malaysia?
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Transit visa for 2 days stay in Malaysia and Australia

I am an Indian national and I got my New Zealand student visa, which is new and valid for 2 years. I am planning to stay in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur) and in Perth Australia for 2 nights just for ...
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Malaysia to Papua New Guinea by motorcycle?

Is it possible to ride from Malaysia to Papua New Guinea by motorcycle. Any help would be much appreciated.
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Malaysian visa for holder of Singapore TEP

I'm a Sri Lankan working under a training employment pass in Singapore. My pass is valid till 22 March 2017. Last month I applied for a Malaysian visa and was granted a multiple entry visa valid for 4 ...
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Can a transit visa be issued at the airport?

A colleague of mine traveled to the Philippines via Malaysia. Apparently, the terminal for his onward flight is 4km away from the arrival terminal. He is Pakistani and doesn't have a transit visa and, ...
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Malaysian transit visa for Sri Lankan

I'm a Sri Lankan passport holder. I'm planning to travel to China in January and have to transit in Malaysia. I wonder whether I can obtain a Malaysian transit visa in KLIA 2 when I'm flying back to ...
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Traveling to Australia, can I visit Malaysia without a visa?

I already got my student visa from Australia and I would like to ask a question here. I am Pakistani national .Is it possible to enter/visit Malaysia without a visa?
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Simpler stop-over option

I have an Indian passport. I have an option of choosing Kuala Lumpur or Bangkok for layover, each 24 hours. Outbound I fly Hyderabad, India to Vientiane, Laos with return from Ho Chi Minh City. Flying ...
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Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) to Sumatra (Indonesia) by roro ferry

Planning a trip by car from Malaysia to Indonesia. Is there a roro ferry to go across into Sumatra from KL ?
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Staying for 8-12 months on Visit Visa [closed]

What is the best and easiest way to stay in Malaysia for 8-12 months without going back home. I heard we can do via crossing borders. If we do in that way we need visa of Singapore or Thailand, if ...
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Can I fly from Malaysia to Singapore airport without a visa, assuming I don't pass immigration and fly straight back?

I am from Yemen and I am studying in Malaysia. well the iPhone 7 is coming out soon and I am planing to buy it from Singapore, they do have istudio in the airport so I though if i book a round ...
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Can two persons with same flight ticket apply for visa from different countries?

My friend and I are going to visit Malaysia. I live in Germany and my friend lives in India. We have booked a common flight ticket from Delhi, India to Malaysia. QUESTION: Is it possible that I ...
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Can I extend my stay in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) beyond 90 days by doing a visa run?

I am US citizen. We are allowed to stay in Malaysia for 90 days. Can I extend my 90 days if I cross over to Singapore and return to Kuala Lumpur the following day, hence getting another 90 days "...
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Is there a way to go from Malaysia to Indonesia by Ferry?

We are planing to travel From Singapore to Kuala Lumpur by train, Kuala Lumpur to Indonesia by bus and ferry I figured out the first part and still blur about the second part. Does anyone know how ...
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How visa days are counted? (Malaysia)

I have a 30 days stamped on my passport, currently I can't get my head around on how those days are counted. Quintessentially, are the visa days counted the day one gets the stamp, or the day after ...
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Can I take my gaming computer as luggage? Leaving Saudi Arabia to Malaysia in 27hours [duplicate]

So basically, I have this small form factor gaming PC that I built a few months back for portability*, and I will be leaving to Malaysia to study*, but I believe I might need a capable PC since my ...
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Can I enter Thailand or Malaysia or Indonesia with a one-way-ticket? [closed]

I would like to fly from Chennai (India) to Thailand or Malaysia or Indonesia. Best with a one-way-ticket. As I experienced a refusal to enter India with a one-way flight ticket, I would like to ask ...
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Lost my passport in Malaysia and overstayed as a result. What should I do now?

I applied for a police report and submitted it to the Indian High Commission whos said "Come on Tuesday" but I've overstayed now for three days and in three days have a flight to catch. Should I go ...