The national airline of the state of Brunei was founded in 1974 by the name of Royal Brunei Airlines. Currently, Royal Brunei Airlines denies flights to all destinations with the help of a small fleet of 14 Airbus and Boeing aircraft, which is soon to be expanded. The company's goals are in the Middle East, Europe, Asia, Africa and Oceania. Famous destinations include Melbourne, Shanghai, Zhengzhou, Hong Kong, Denpasar, Jakarta, Surabaya, Kota Kinabalu, Kuala Lumpur, Manila, Jeddah, Singapore, Bangkok, Dubai, London and Ho Chi Minh.
The state-owned airline has its headquarters in Bendar Seri Begawan and uses Brunei International Airport as its home base and hub. For the flights of Royal Brunei Airlines, the airline uses the IATA code BI, the ICAO code RBA and the callsign BRUNEI. Currently, the airline is not a member of an aviation association, but has some codesharing agreements worldwide. Partners include Turkish Airlines, Myanmar Airways International, Maswings, Thai Airways International, Cathay Pacific, Dragonair and Garuda Indonesia.
👜 Baggage regulations at Royal Brunei
On a Royal Brunei Airlines flight, you may take a certain amount of carry-on luggage, which depends on your booked ticket, into the passenger cabin. In Economy Class this is a hand luggage of maximum 7 kg, not larger than 55 x 38 x 20 cm. If a toddler (less than two years of age) is traveling with you without your own seat, you may also take along a bag with a maximum of 5 kg and the dimensions 55 x 38 x 20 cm, if it contains only food, disposables and toiletries Your baby needed on the flight. In Business Class, a carry-on bag analogous to Economy Class is permitted, with a maximum of 55 x 38 x 20 cm for a second bag or a bag (folded no more than 20 cm thick) if the total weight of your carry-on bag does not exceed 12 kg.
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On your flight with Royal Brunei Airlines, your ticket includes 20 kg of free luggage in Economy Class. A Business Class ticket includes 30 kg of free baggage allowance. Under certain circumstances, students are allowed to add 15 kg as extra baggage when traveling between your study location and your home town. You can find out about the exact conditions for this on the website of Royal Brunei Airlines. Note that a single piece of luggage weighing more than 32 kg can only be transported as freight. If you wish to carry special baggage such as sports equipment with a Royal Brunei Airlines flight, you must first register and pay additional fees.
🕗 Royal Brunei Web Check-in
Also for your flight with Royal Brunei Airlines there is the possibility of online check-in. This allows you to check in at home before you even go to the airport. In general, this is always possible if you have a valid e-ticket and the corresponding papers. Online check-in is possible on all flight routes, except when departing from Jeddah. Online check-in is available from 24 hours to 1 hour before departure. Exceptions are flights with Royal Brunei Airlines departing from London or Melbourne: online check-in is only possible up to 3 hours before the planned departure.