Fenit Lifeboat Station

After a gap of 25 years, Fenit lifeboat station re-opened in 1994 and today operates both an all-weather Trent class lifeboat and an inshore lifeboat. In total, Fenit has celebrated over 100 years as a lifeboat station.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Fenit Lifeboat Station

9.26am 11 October 2020
9.23am 8 October 2020
5.21pm 20 September 2020
5.21pm 20 September 2020
5.21pm 20 September 2020
5.21pm 20 September 2020
4.08pm 20 September 2020
4.08pm 20 September 2020
4.07pm 20 September 2020
4.07pm 20 September 2020
9.03pm 17 September 2020
9.03pm 17 September 2020
5.36pm 4 September 2020
5.36pm 4 September 2020
8.46pm 26 August 2020
8.46pm 26 August 2020
8.24pm 25 August 2020
8.23pm 25 August 2020
3.14pm 18 August 2020
3.07pm 18 August 2020

Today's weather

9°C Rain
Min: 3°C Max: 9°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

Fenit Lifeboat Station
Fenit Harbour
Co. Kerry

Station phone number

06671 36600

Accessibility

Parking, Disabled Parking, Disabled Access

Visiting times

9am–5pm daily

Visitor contact

Gerald O'Donnell

Visitor contact phone number

08725 69772

News and media from Fenit Lifeboat Station

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Fenit RNLI seeking new volunteers to help save lives at sea
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Fenit RNLI welcomes first female lifeboat Coxswain in Ireland
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Fenit RNLI guides dolphin out of shallow water into safer sea depth
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