The Borneo Post
‘Incredible Deals’ from Royal Brunei Airlines
STARTING today, Royal Brunei Airlines is offering its ‘Incredible Deals’ for passengers flying from Kuching to Bandar Seri Begawan and from there, to various international destinations such as London, Dubai, Tokyo, Seoul, Taipei, Melbourne, Brisbane, Bangkok, Hong Kong and Ho Chi Minh City.
In addition, Royal Brunei Airlines is also running its four-time weekly return flights connecting Kuching with Bandar Seri Begawan – passengers may depart from Kuching to Bandar Seri Begawan on Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday; those heading to Kuching from Bandar Seri Begawan can opt for the Monday, Friday and Sunday flights.
As an added convenience, the Brunei carrier offers free check-in baggage allowance of 30kg per Economy Class guest, and 40kg per Business Class guest. Passengers could refer to conditions stated on their bookings for entitled baggage allowance.
Moreover, students travelling to their destination countries of study or returning to their home countries are given an additional 15kg baggage allowance.
The student passengers must provide valid student’s visas, or eVisas, on their passports, as well as a valid student’s ID/ passes for verification during check-in.
This additional allowance applies to both Brunei and international students. Comfort on board Royal Brunei Airlines’ B787 Dreamliner Economy Class cabin offers comfortable seats with semi-articulated recline and adjustable headrest, as well as spacious legroom.
Each seat features a nine-inch personal touch-screen monitor that connects to the in-flight entertainment system, which offers a wide selection of movies and various shows.
For productivity purposes, each seat also comes with a USB port and shared power supply. Meals and refreshments As a world-class boutique airline, Royal Brunei strives to bring passengers the best things in life throughout the flighttime. Whether flying Business or Economy Class, every passenger can enjoy delicious meals selected from the in-flight menu.
All meals are halal and prepared in the healthiest way possible. Should any passenger have special needs with regard to their meals, the airline chefs would be happy to accommodate these requests, without sacrificing culinary quality. Arrival in Brunei Opened in January 2004, the SkyLounge is Royal Brunei Airlines’ premium lounge at Brunei International Airport. It has a seating capacity of about 120 and designed with the comfort and convenience of the airlines’ premium class passengers in mind. Aside from an array of complimentary refreshments, facilities at SkyLounge include massage chairs, shower rooms, prayer and ablution areas for Muslim passengers, and large plasma-screen televisions.
Business travellers have the option of catching up with some work at the provided workstations, which offer complimentary Internet access.
In fact, complimentary wireless Internet connection is available from anywhere within the lounge.
Since Dec 6, 2017, Royal Brunei Airlines’ Business Class guests and Royal Skies Gold members have been enjoying exclusive access to Business Class Lounge at Brunei International Airport, where they can enjoy fine dining and unlimited access to the Sky Lounge.
Royal Brunei guests, Royal Skies Blue members and other airlines’ passengers can also enjoy access to the Sky Lounge with a fee. Fly to various destinations From Bandar Seri Begawan, transiting passengers can depart to various international destinations such as the metropolitans of London, Dubai, Tokyo, Seoul, Taipei, Melbourne, Brisbane, Bangkok, Hong Kong and Ho Chi Minh City.
From the lush tropical forests in Vietnam to the bustling metropolis of Tokyo, holidaymakers stand to experience a myriad of cultures upon reaching their destinations.
The city of Hong Kong offers some of the world’s most exciting shopping, sightseeing and dining experiences.
This June 11, Royal Brunei Airlines will launch its inaugural flight to Brisbane – another option for passengers travelling to Australia, apart from the city of Melbourne. Moreover, Royal Brunei Airlines has various interline partners to connect passengers to various destinations including New Zealand, Europe, the US and Canada. Royal Skies – Loyalty Programme Royal Brunei Airlines’ frequent-flyer programme ‘Royal Skies’ prides itself on its simple and straightforward method of generous airline mileage accrual.
Royal Skies members can gain the opportunity to enjoy a host of benefits and privileges including seat upgrades, access to SkyLounge and free flights, as well as special promotions in association with Royal Skies partners.
Royal Brunei Airlines welcomes Sarawakians, particularly those from the capital city Kuching, to visit the Sultanate.
For more information, go to Royal Brunei Airlines office at Kuching International Airport, or call 082-578 608. Alternatively, go to or book online via www. flyroyalbrunei.com.