Howth Lifeboat Station

Howth Lifeboat Station

For nearly 190 years an all-weather lifeboat has launched into Dublin Bay from Howth and the crews have been honoured with 20 awards for gallantry. Today the station operates both a Trent class lifeboat and an inshore D class lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Howth Lifeboat Station

1.30pm 31 January 2023
7.55pm 23 January 2023
4.52pm 23 January 2023
4.48pm 23 January 2023
3.10pm 2 January 2023
3.33pm 13 November 2022
2.06pm 31 October 2022
4.04pm 30 October 2022
4.02pm 21 October 2022
3.48pm 21 October 2022
6.56pm 20 October 2022
4.57pm 6 October 2022
2.50pm 1 October 2022
2.48pm 1 October 2022
3.20pm 26 September 2022
1.36pm 25 September 2022
7.45pm 22 September 2022
8.40pm 13 September 2022
1.44pm 10 September 2022
1.03pm 19 August 2022

Today's weather

7°C Rain
Min: 1°C Max: 7°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Howth Lifeboat Station
Howth Harbour
Middle Pier
Co. Dublin

Station phone number

018 393 311


Parking, disabled access

Visiting times

Generally 10am–4pm daily

Visitor contact

Ian Sheridan - appointment only

Visitor contact phone number

018 393 311

News and media from Howth Lifeboat Station

Article People
Howth RNLI recalls Christmas Day call out five years ago
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Howth All-Weather lifeboat tows broken down motorboat back to Howth harbour
Article Sea safety
Six people rescued by Howth RNLI on busy Sunday
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Article Rescue
Howth RNLI rescue father, son and their dog Billy
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