RNLI shops, museums and the College will open as Government guidance allows. Lifeboat stations remain operational but are not open to visitors.

RNLI Achill Island Lifeboat Station

Achill Island Lifeboat Station

Located on Ireland’s rugged Wild Atlantic Way, Achill Island’s Trent class all-weather lifeboat is ready to help the offshore island communities and deep sea seafarers alike.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Achill Island Lifeboat Station

8.48pm 17 July 2021
2.47pm 26 June 2021
7.31pm 22 June 2021
3.32pm 18 June 2021
8.07pm 6 May 2021
3.57pm 4 May 2021
3.53pm 30 April 2021
1.32pm 24 April 2021
1.32pm 24 April 2021
10.18am 11 April 2021
8.58pm 14 March 2021
6.43pm 13 March 2021
12.34pm 6 February 2021
11.48am 27 January 2021
12.46pm 4 December 2020
12.38pm 4 December 2020
1.31pm 3 December 2020
3.32pm 7 November 2020
1.28pm 10 October 2020
10.22pm 7 October 2020

Today's weather

13°C Rain
Min: 10°C Max: 13°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Cloghmore
Achill Sound
Westport
Co Mayo

Station phone number

098 45612

Station opening times

Visitors are welcome but there are no set opening hours due to operational reasons

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News and media from Achill Island Lifeboat Station

Article People
Ballyglass and Achill RNLI volunteers facing the Perfect Storm this Christmas
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The media students at Westport CFE visited Achill RNLI in county Mayo to make a short film about the work and the role of the charity in their local community.
Video Fundraising
Achill RNLI - A lifeboating community in action
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Will you answer our Mayday call?

RNLI lifesavers are used to answering emergency calls, but today they’re putting out a call of their own. Your kind donation could help them carry on saving lives during their busiest time. Will you answer that call?