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Schedule Changes for Consistent Timing for Melbourne to Brunei Flights (BI006) Effective 1 August 2023 onwards

23 June 2023, 11:13 PM

Royal Brunei Airlines is announcing a revised schedule for our Melbourne to Brunei flight BI006 departing Melbourne Airport effective 1st August 2023 as follows: 

Period  Flight Number  Sector  Days of Departure  Departure Time   Arrival Time 
1 Aug 23 – 30 Sep 23  BI006  MEL-BWN  Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday  12:30  17:40 
1 Oct 23 – 28 Oct 23  BI006  MEL-BWN  Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday  13:30  17:40 
29 Oct 23 – 30 Mar 24  BI006  MEL-BWN  Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday  13:30  17:30 

All times are in local timings.

The consistent timings with better departure times will apply to all 5 flights from Melbourne. These will provide a better connectivity time for those who connect in Brunei and beyond to other RB destinations.


We wish to inform our guests of the following options should the revised flights departing Melbourne cause any inconvenience to your onward flights:

Option 1: Next available flight on RB

We offer next direct flight on Royal Brunei either on same day, earlier or later date, subject to seat availability.

Option 2: Reroute to another RB destination

We offer to reroute to another RB destination on RB’s operating network.

Option 3: Converting to Travel Voucher (EMD)

We offer to convert your ticket value inclusive of ancillaries’ product values (seat, lounge and pre-purchased extra baggage) to Travel Voucher (EMD) for your future use.


We understand these changes impact our guests and are doing our best to ensure that you arrive at your destination with minimal disruption.

We are deeply sorry for the inconvenience caused to you. Our teams are working hard to arrange alternative flight arrangements to ensure all our guests will get to their respective destinations. Please do not hesitate to contact your nearest local Royal Brunei office if you are an affected guest and require assistance.

Flights not listed above remain unchanged. For our full schedule, please visit

If you have any questions regarding the schedule change, please contact us at the following: 

Bandar Seri Begawan: (673) 221 2222 

Melbourne: (61) 3 8651 1000