Royal Brunei Flights

Founded in 1974, Royal Brunei Airlines (RBA), or officially Royal Brunei Airlines Sdn Bhd, is the flag carrier airline of the Sultanate of Brunei. It is wholly owned by the government of Brunei. The airline is headquartered in the RBA Plaza in Bandar Seri Begawan and its hub is Brunei International Airport in Berakas, north of Bandar Seri Begawan, the capital of Brunei. Its frequent-flyer program is Royal Skies, while its airport lounge is Sky Lounge. From an initial two-aircraft fleet (serving Singapore, Hong Kong, Kota Kinabalu, and Kuching), Royal Brunei Airlines now operates 10 aircraft that fly to 16 destinations in Southeast Asia, the Middle East, Europe, and Australia. Its fleet consists of two Airbus A319-100, four Airbus A320-200, four Boeing 787-8, and seven orders of Airbus A320neo (first delivery will be in 2018).

Why Fly with Royal Brunei Airlines

How to Check In

The airline offers online check-in for the convenience of passengers. It is available for confirmed bookings from 24 hours up to 60 minutes (one hour) before the scheduled departure time for all passengers travelling with electronic tickets (e-tickets). For those departing from London and Melbourne, the check-in facility will be available from 24 hours up to three hours prior to the scheduled flight departure time. This service is not available for passengers departing from Jeddah. Note that Royal Brunei Airlines recently announced that online checked in passengers holding airline-issued tickets who has no check-in baggage may proceed directly to immigration with their online boarding pass. Royal Brunei Airlines ticket begins with the numbers 672.

Baggage Allowance & Fees

Each passenger is entitled to a check-in baggage allowance of 30 or 40 kg for business class passengers and 20 kg or 25 kg for economy class passengers. For both classes, ensure that each piece of luggage does not weigh more than 32 kg. Any baggage in excess of the free baggage allowance must be charged for irrespective of the class of travel. On the other hand, for baggage that is intended to be checked in for a flight, the outside dimensions should not exceed the sum of 62 inches per piece. Note that carriage of volumetric baggage is subject to space available in the aircraft cargo hold. The passenger’s free baggage allowance may be considered when excess weight baggage is charged. Sporting equipment is considered as free baggage in accordance to the class of travel, provided that the equipment is properly packed to avoid damage. However, for bicycles, the handle bars must be positioned in the same direction as the bicycle frame and parts like pedals, lamps, mirrors, and bicycle stand must be dismantled. The tyres must be deflated. Diving equipment is considered as checked baggage, while sailboards used for windsurfing may only be carried as manifested cargo. Spear guns must be unloaded with the spear packed separately and compressed air tanks will only be accepted if empty and the valve open. Flares are considered as dangerous goods and are therefore not allowed on-board.

Airport Awards

Royal Brunei Airlines won the Best Foreign Airline award in the category “Award For Best Airlines” at the Sabah Tourism Awards 2011.


Royal Brunei Airlines passengers must be at the check-in counters at Brunei International Airport, which open three hours and close 45 minutes before the scheduled departure time. Check-in time must be at least three hours before the flight to avoid missing your flight or causing a flight delay. Travel documents that must be ready upon check-in are your confirmed ticket, valid passport, and/or visa or other necessary documents.

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Contact Royal Brunei Airlines

Reservations and Information

(673) 2212222 (Reservations) (673) 2240500 (Offices)



Airline Address

Royal Brunei Airlines

RBA Plaza, Jalan Sultan

Bandar Seri Begawan BS 8811

Brunei Darussalam

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