RNLI Aberystwyth Lifeboat Station

Aberystwyth Lifeboat Station

Established in 1861 and situated in one of the main holiday resorts in Cardigan bay, Aberystwyth was the first station ever to have an inshore lifeboat. The station has received 13 awards for gallantry.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Aberystwyth Lifeboat Station

10.32pm 16 June 2017
11.06pm 12 June 2017
1.37pm 28 May 2017
4.37pm 26 May 2017
8.05pm 23 May 2017
11.57am 20 May 2017
5.17pm 19 May 2017
1.16am 30 April 2017
12.20pm 29 April 2017
6.21pm 28 April 2017
2.46pm 16 April 2017
9.29pm 22 March 2017
10.37pm 21 March 2017
6.41pm 26 February 2017
9.09pm 6 February 2017
4.19pm 5 January 2017
4.47pm 28 December 2016
12.11am 9 December 2016
10.39am 27 November 2016
5.38pm 26 November 2016

Today's weather

20°C Rain
Min: 11°C
Max: 20°C
Get a 5-day forecast

Next tide

Tue 27 Jun
High: 11:34am 5.0m
Low: 6:57pm 0.4m
View more tides

Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Town Quay
Aberystwyth
Ceredigion
SY23 1JY

Station phone

01970 612478

Station opening times

Easter-October
Monday-Sunday 11am-4pm

November
Sundays 11am-4pm

Visiting is subject to volunteer availability.

Connect with us

Station website

Facebook

Twitter

Aberystwyth RNLI Shop

Opening hours

All our shops are run by volunteers who take great pride in keeping them open whenever possible, if you are planning a special trip to visit this shop it may be best to call ahead to check the opening times.

Telephone:

01970 624300

News and media from Aberystwyth Lifeboat Station

Cycling in drysuits to rescue a unicorn, interesting start to busy bank holiday
Aberystwyth RNLI crewmembers taking part in Cyclefest 2017 photo by Huw Fairclough
Article Events
Cycling in drysuits to rescue a unicorn, interesting start to busy bank holiday
Read more
Aberystwyth RNLI tow wooden yacht to safety at sunset
Boat with overheating engine requiring assistance 7nm south of Aberystwyth.
Video Lifeboats
Aberystwyth RNLI tow wooden yacht to safety at sunset
Read more
Sunset tow for Aberystwyth RNLI
Article Rescues
Sunset tow for Aberystwyth RNLI
Read more
Aberystwyth RNLI rescue fallen dog
RNLI placeholder image: a grey background with a darker grey RNLI LIfeboats logo in the centre
Article Lifeboats
Aberystwyth RNLI rescue fallen dog
Read more