Fly with Royal Brunei Airlines

*Return fares per person, including taxes, excluding the £4.99 booking fee.

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Skytrax Ratings

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Royal Brunei Airlines is certified as 4-Star Airline for the quality of its airport, operations and onboard product and staff service.

Global Awards 🏆

  • Royal Brunei Airlines‘ cabin crew won the title of Asia's Leadning Cabin Crew at the World Travel Awards 2020.
  • Royal Brunei Airlines won 2020 TripAdvisor Traveller’s Choice Awards for Regional Airlines - Asia.
  • Royal Brunei Airlines Rated 2020 Five Star Major Airline by APEX.

Sustainability Initiatives 🍀

As the national airline of Brunei, which is on the lush island of Borneo and surrounded by rainforest, Royal Brunei Airlines (RB) promises to take steps to reduce its carbon footprint and protect the ecosystem of the country. Over the past decade, RB has made significant investments in projects that will help usher in a greener future.

➡️ Introduced RB's new fleet, which includes the Boeing 787 Dreamliner and the Airbus 320NEO, are more fuel-efficient, make less noise pollution, and put out less carbon dioxide.
➡️ Replaced its Boeing 787 carpets with recycled Econyl. RB has also joined CORSIA and introduced paperless flight crew documentation.
➡️ Introduced RNGR, a unique line of limited-edition RB-branded products made from high-quality aircraft fabrics that are being phased out and are both fire-resistant and self-extinguishing. The Engineering department at RB worked on Project RNGR, which was part of RB's Young Entrepreneur Program.

Recent Accomplishments ✅

Beyond Carbon Emissions

  • Acquisition of the Boeing 787 and Airbus NEO fitted with new generation engines and Sharklets, enhancing fuel saving and noise reduction.
  • Less fuel consumption (20% lower than equivalent aircraft), carbon emissions and NOx emissions of B787. 50% reduction of noise footprint and Nox emission, up to 5,000 tonnes less CO2 emissions per year per aircraft by A320neo.

Beyond Carbon Innovation

  • Reduced size and weight and changed the material of magazines and other printed materials used in the cabin.
  • Introduced non-stop flights to London Heathrow ceasing the Dubai-London-Dubai route.
  • Partnered with OpenAirlines in utilizing SkyBreathe Fuel Efficiency software in its commitment to reducing CO2 emissions and fuel efficiency.

Beyond Carbon

  • Committed to the ‘United for Wildlife Buckingham Palace Declaration’ (UFW) initiative in fighting illegal animal trafficking.
  • Committed to Increase female representation in key positions by 25% by the year 2025

Fly comfortably with Royal Brunei

Royal Brunei Airlines recognises that safety and comfort are uppermost in the minds of their satisfied passengers, and uses state of the art technology to confidently take its place as one of the world's most popular and dynamic providers of flights to and from South East Asia and around the globe.

Cabin services with Royal Brunei

Economy Class: provides ergonomic, comfortable seats, spacious leg room and a comprehensive entertainment system.
Business Class: enjoy contour seats that can fully recline to a perfectly flat bed and a larger touchscreen monitor showing the latest Hollywood movies, music and TV series.

Practical Information

  • Seating: Preferred seating can be pre-purchased when booking; this option is free to Gold and Silver members of the Royal Skies programme.

  • Check-in: Passengers in possession of e-tickets are able to check in from 48 hours up to 60 minutes prior to departure. Gates close between two and four hours before take-off, depending on your destination.

  • Luggage Allowance: The standard weight included in the price of the flight is 30 kg in Economy Class and 40 kg in Business Class. It is possible to pre-purchase an increase in the allowance at the time of booking.

  • Food and Drinks: Complimentary Halal meals are served during the flight, but passengers should note that alcoholic beverages are not available.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about Royal Brunei Airlines

✔️ What should I do if I cannot add services such as seats and baggage when I manage my booking?

You can send an email with the following information to brunei.callcentre@rba.com.bn

✔️ When does the online check-in for Royal Brunei Airlines open?

Online check-in is available 48 hours to 90 minutes before your scheduled departure time.

✔️ Is student eligible for additional baggage allowance?

Students can get an additional 15kg of baggage allowance if they're travelling to the destination coutry of study or returning to their home country.

✔️ What kind of baggage allowance is the infant entitled to?

An infant is entitled to 10kg baggage allowance.

✔️ Who is entitled to use Sky Lounge at Brunei International Airport or International lounges?

Guests travelling with Royal Brunei Airlines on Business Class and our Elite Gold Royal Skies members are entitled to use Sky Lounge and International Lounges.

✔️ Does Royal Brunei Airlines offer a lounge at London Heathrow?

Royal Brunei offers the Plaza Premium Lounge at T4 to all its Business Class Guests.

✔️ What happens if my flight is delayed?

Please contact your booking travel agent or call Royal Brunei Airlines office +44(0)2075846660 if your flight is delayed.

Baggage Allowance when flying with Royal Brunei Airlines

RB Vision

Connecting Brunei to the world, safely, reliably and sustainably in our unique Bruneian way, as a commercial airline.


RB Mission

Corporate Mission:

▫️Provide a stable management team and organisation structure
▫️Connect Brunei to the world as a commercially viable airline
▫️Practice a high standard of safety and security throughout our activity
▫️Promote a high level of cost consciousness throughout our activity
▫️Be commercially and environmentally sustainable
▫️Be agile and quick to adapt to changes

Take to the Skies with this Award-Winning Airline

Founded in 1974 as an independent corporation wholly owned by the government, Royal Brunei Airlines is the flag carrier airline of Brunei. Their first commercial flight took place on 14th May 1975 from Brunei to Singapore, with further departures to Eastern Malaysia and Hong Kong taking place on the same day. Over time, the route was expanded, and flights to Manila (1976) and Bangkok (1977) were made available.

With the steady growth through the 1990s, RB got its first B767-300ER plane, which let it fly to London Gatwick in June, 1990.

The Royal Brunei Airlines fleet consists of 5 Boeing 787 Dreamliners, 2 Airbus A320 ceo, and 7 Airbus A320 neo.

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