Royal Brunei Airlines announces daily nonstop flights to London

Royal Brunei Airlines Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner V8-DLB (msn 34786) LHR (SPA). Image: 937636.

Royal Brunei Airlines has announced the launching of daily nonstop flights between Brunei and London (Heathrow) effective on October 28, 2018. The nonstop flights will see guests enjoying faster journeys with the round trip travel time reduced by 3.5 hours to/from Brunei and 5.3 hours to/from Melbourne.

With the introduction of the daily nonstop flights to London, RB will cease operating the Dubai-London-Dubai route. RB will however continue to provide the vital link to the GCC via Dubai and offer four times weekly Brunei-Dubai-Brunei services effective October 29, 2018.

With these changes, RB has also updated its schedule for its Melbourne flights to cater for better connections within its long haul route network. These schedules are subject to slot clearances and government approvals.

Flight No. Sector Departure Arrival Days of Operations
BI003 Brunei to London 00:15 06:50 Daily
BI004 London to Brunei 17:05 14:40 (+1 day) Daily
Effective October 28, 2018
Flight No. Sector Departure Arrival Days of Operations
BI005 Brunei to Melbourne 19:00 05:00 (+1 day) Daily
BI006 Melbourne to Brunei 18:40 22:40 Daily
Effective October 28, 2018
Flight No. Sector Departure Arrival Days of Operations
BI007 Brunei to Dubai 00:20 05:00 Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun
BI008 Dubai to Brunei 06:00 18:00 Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun
Effective October 29, 2018

 

RB launched its first flight to London (Gatwick) via Singapore and Dubai in 1990.

On May 10, 1991, RB flew twice weekly to London Heathrow.

RB launched its daily flight to London (via Dubai) on May 16, 2004.

On October 28, 2018, RB will launch its daily nonstop flight to London from Brunei.

Copyright Photo: Royal Brunei Airlines Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner V8-DLB (msn 34786) LHR (SPA). Image: 937636.

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