Excess Baggage

From 1 November 2019, Royal Brunei Airlines offers included check-in baggage allowance from 20kg for guests travelling in Economy Class and 40kg in Business Class. Guests traveling within RB Link destinations are entitled to 15kg baggage allowance, whilst international transit guests will be in line with the international sectors baggage allowance. You may refer to the table below or your ticket conditions for your entitled baggage allowance. Due to health and safety regulations, a single piece of baggage may not weigh more than 32kg.

RB Super Saver RB Saver RB Value RB Flexi Business Saver Business
Inter-Borneo Destinations 15kg 15kg 15kg 15kg N/A N/A
All other Destinations 20kg 25kg 30kg 30kg 40kg 40kg
Checked baggage allowance for tickets purchased before 1 November 2019 remains unchanged at 30kg for Economy Class guests or 40kg for Business Class guests.

Inter-Borneo destinations operate an all-Economy only cabin.

If you’re travelling with family or friends on the same flight and booking, you can pool your total weight allowance.


Should your baggage(s) exceed the allotted allowance during check-in, excess baggage rates may apply.

Excess baggage rates as below:

From / To Brunei Zone A Zone B Zone C Zone D Zone E
Brunei USD9/kg USD13/kg USD20/kg USD35/kg USD45/kg
Zone A USD9/kg USD18/kg USD22/kg USD29/kg USD44/kg USD54/kg
Zone B USD13/kg USD22/kg USD26/kg USD33/kg USD48/kg USD58/kg
Zone C USD20/kg USD29/kg USD33/kg USD40/kg USD55/kg USD65/kg
Zone D USD35/kg USD44/kg USD48/kg USD55/kg USD65/kg USD72/kg
Zone E USD45/kg USD54/kg USD58/kg USD65/kg USD72/kg

Zone A
Kota Kinabalu, Kuching, Sandakan, Bintulu, Sibu, Tawau

Zone B
Malaysia (exclude cities in Zone A), Vietnam, Thailand, Singapore, Indonesia, Philippines

Zone C
Hong Kong SAR, Taipei, China, South Korea, Japan

Zone D
United Arab Emirates, Australia, Saudi Arabia

Zone E
United Kingdom

To avoid excess baggage rates being charged during check-in, guests are encouraged to pre-purchase their extra baggage allowance.