Pulau Labuan / Labuan Island

The Pearl of Borneo, Where Business and Leisure Meet

Federal Territory of Labuan

Under the exclusive jurisdiction of Malaysia’s central government, Pulau Labuan (Malay for “Labuan Island”) in Borneo is located a stone’s throw from the East Malaysian states of Sabah and Sarawak as well as neighbouring country Brunei.

Labuan hotels and resorts

From luxury resorts to beachfront hotels and charming homestays, Labuan is more than accommodating to its guests.

Duty-free island

Shop ’till you drop, eat ’till you pop and party like there’s no tomorrow in Borneo’s only duty-free island!

Things to do in Labuan

Explore outdoor and nature activities, cultural experiences, World War II trails and more in Labuan.

Labuan ferry schedules

Check ferry schedules and operators for services to and from Labuan, Sabah, Sarawak and Brunei.

Getting here

Discover your travel options and find your way to Labuan with the travel information on our Getting Here page.

Award-winning beaches

Labuanites take their beaches seriously; the island is a deserved winner of the United Nations COBSEA Clean Beach Award.

History of Labuan

Labuan has had a colourful history, changing hands more than once between the Bruneians, British and Japanese.

Offshore financial centre

Labuan’s modern Financial Park complex houses numerous offshore banks and other financial services entities.