RNLI Oban Lifeboat Station

Oban Lifeboat Station

Oban Lifeboat Station operates its all-weather Trent class lifeboat from one of the oldest buildings in Oban. Located in the attractive fishing port and popular west coast holiday town, it’s one of the busiest all-weather lifeboat stations in Scotland.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Oban Lifeboat Station

9.07pm 12 April 2018
11.55am 8 April 2018
11.52am 1 April 2018
12.43am 30 March 2018
8.36pm 24 March 2018
1.42pm 13 March 2018
1.07am 31 January 2018
3.59am 29 January 2018
8.44pm 21 January 2018
4.21pm 7 January 2018
4.18pm 7 January 2018
12.57pm 24 December 2017
9.17pm 21 December 2017
6.55pm 8 November 2017
6.56pm 27 October 2017
9.27pm 22 October 2017
11.50am 15 October 2017
11.44am 15 October 2017
8.00pm 9 October 2017
3.02pm 1 October 2017

Today's weather

9°C Rain
Min: 5°C
Max: 9°C
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Next tide

Thu 26 Apr
Low: 9.15pm 0.0m
High: 1.07am 0.2m
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Oban Lifeboat Station 
South Pier
Gallanach Road
Oban 
PA34 4LS

Station phone number

01631 563733

Accessibility

Station parking for crew only. 

Visiting times

Visits are subject to volunteer availability and may be arranged by appointment.

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