Kinghorn Lifeboat Station

Kinghorn Lifeboat Station

Kinghorn Lifeboat Station is located within the beautiful harbour of Kinghorn beach, where it houses a B class Atlantic 85 inshore lifeboat. The lifeboat covers the south Fife coastline, as well as parts of Edinburgh.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Kinghorn Lifeboat Station

3.42pm 13 June 2021
1.50pm 13 June 2021
5.41pm 2 June 2021
8.50pm 1 June 2021
4.33pm 1 June 2021
5.04pm 28 May 2021
8.22pm 18 May 2021
7.30am 16 May 2021
8.05pm 15 May 2021
3.33pm 9 May 2021
9.02pm 25 April 2021
3.22pm 24 April 2021
4.47pm 22 April 2021
9.29pm 17 April 2021
2.59pm 16 April 2021
5.59pm 15 April 2021
10.30am 30 March 2021
1.01am 17 March 2021
1.29am 10 March 2021
7.05pm 8 March 2021

Today's weather

15°C Rain
Min: 11°C Max: 15°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

Kinghorn Lifeboat Station
30 St James Place
Kinghorn
Burntisland
KY3 9SU

Station phone number

01592 890663

Visiting times

Visits can be arranged

News and media from Kinghorn Lifeboat Station

Kinghorn Lifeboat recovers SUP boards to Port Seton
Article Lifeboats
Eight Rescued by Kinghorn RNLI
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Kinghorn RNLI volunteers approach to casualties at Inchkeith after they got into difficulty on their inflatable kayak
Article Sea safety
Two Kayakers Rescued by Kinghorn RNLI
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Donnie Maclean with his charity calendar which sold 60 copies with profits going the RNLI
Article Fundraising
Calendar Sells in No Time for RNLI Crewmember
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The fridge located off Craigielaw Point by Kinghorn RNLI 29/12/20
Article Rescue
Cold Search for Fridge by Kinghorn RNLI
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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?