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

Fenit Lifeboat station

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

11.23am 22 July 2021
5.24pm 16 July 2021
10.58am 30 June 2021
3.23pm 15 June 2021
6.16pm 8 June 2021
10.57pm 6 June 2021
2.27pm 6 June 2021
9.14pm 27 May 2021
5.17pm 14 March 2021
1.02pm 21 February 2021
1.02pm 21 February 2021
5.02pm 9 January 2021
10.56am 6 November 2020
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

Today's weather

24°C Rain
Min: 16°C Max: 24°C
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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

Killian Young emerges from Croke Park tunnel flanked by RNLI
Article Beach safety
Former Kerry footballer Killian Young backs RNLI summer water safety campaign
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Video Beach safety
RNLI/GAA Summer Campaign with Killian Young
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Video Beach safety
RNLI/GAA Summer Campaign with Killian Young - Irish CC
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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?