RNLI Aberdeen Lifeboat Station

Aberdeen Lifeboat Station

Operating from the heart of Europe’s oil capital, Aberdeen’s Severn class all weather lifeboat and D class inshore lifeboat are always ready to respond to anyone in difficulty on or off the Granite City’s shores.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Aberdeen Lifeboat Station

5.28am 27 December 2020
9.02pm 21 December 2020
2.25pm 27 November 2020
4.46pm 21 November 2020
4.46pm 21 November 2020
4.46pm 21 November 2020
4.02pm 6 November 2020
11.11am 4 November 2020
11.03am 4 November 2020
10.56am 4 November 2020
11.57am 19 October 2020
11.57am 19 October 2020
5.28pm 12 October 2020
5.21pm 12 October 2020
3.15pm 12 October 2020
1.20pm 8 October 2020
2.19pm 1 October 2020
2.05am 29 September 2020
2.00am 29 September 2020
2.00am 29 September 2020

Today's weather

3°C Rain
Min: -5°C Max: 3°C
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While our lifeboat stations remain operational and are continuing to launch to those at peril at sea, they are not currently open to visitors. 

Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Aberdeen Lifeboat Station 
Victoria Dock Entrance
Waterloo Quay
AB11 5DF

Station phone number

01224 591658

Station opening times

No access to the public. Secure industrial harbour area. Visit by appointment only. 

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