Singapore Bhutan Direct Flight

Posted on 23/August/2018

singapore bhutan flight

Drukair signed a memorandum with Changi Airport to start direct flights between Singapore and Bhutan on 17th May 2012. Singapore-Bhutan flights commenced on 1st September 2012 with twice a weekly schedule. Royal Bhutan Airline, Drukair, is the only airline that flies to Paro, Bhutan, from Singapore.

Paro - Singapore 
Wednesdays & Saturdays

FLIGHT NO. FROM TO DEPART ARRIVAL ACFT

KB500

PARO (PBH)

KOLKATA (CCU)

KOLKATA (CCU)

SINGAPORE (SIN)

0720

0835

0800

1535

A319

A319

Singapore - Paro
Thursdays & Sundays

FLIGHT NO. FROM TO DEPART ARRIVAL ACFT

KB501

SINGAPORE (SIN)

KOLKATA (CCU)

KOLKATA (CCU)

PARO (PBH)

0630

0905

0830

1045

A319

A319

Flights from Singapore to Bhutan are expected to take 5 hours excluding a 45-minute refuelling stopover in Kolkata. Passengers will not be required to disembark from the aircraft, hence visas to India will not be required for passengers travelling to Paro. The flights typically depart Changi Airport around 630am.

Read more about Singapore Paro direct flights at Drukair Singapore website.

Airbus A319 to service Paro-Singapore Route

A319 to service Paro-Singapre Route

The Paro (PBH) - Singapore (SIN) route is serviced by the Airbus A319 in a 118-seat configuration comprising of 16 business class seats and 102 economy class seats. Do note that there is no in-flight entertainment on board. 

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The entire flight is expected to be only about 5 hours, saving travellers from the region up to 12 hours. Bangkok remains the most convenient port of entry to Bhutan with daily flights. Best Time to Visit Bhutan and Bhutan Visa Application Procedures & Requirements

Check-In and Transit at Changi Airport

Drukair's check-in counter is located at Terminal 1, row number 12. The counter opens 2.5 hours before departure and closes 45 minutes before departure. We encourage you to report for the flight at least 1 and half hours before departure. Seats are allocated on a first come first served basis. 

If you are in transit at Changi Airport heading to Paro, Bhutan, proceed to Changi Airport Terminal 1 Transfer Lounge D to collect your boarding pass. Transfer Lounge D opens 2 hours prior to flight departure. For more information about facilities and services available while transiting in Singapore, check out Changi's website.

Check out Drukair’s latest flight schedule here

Purchasing your tickets

Druk Asia is the General Sales Agent of Drukair in Singapore. It handles reservation and issuance of air tickets for all routes served by Royal Bhutan Airline. You can contact us via help@drukasia.com.  

Planning to travel to Bhutan during a festival?

On popular dates of travel such as during festival time, flight tickets tend to get fully reserved 5 months prior. Due to limited flight and seats available, we recommend you to reserve your ticket as early as possible. You can reserve your ticket for free with us and plan your trip to Bhutan with a peace of mind knowing that you will have a spot on your flight to Bhutan.