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

4.57pm 27 November 2020
9.25pm 19 November 2020
7.02pm 4 November 2020
2.17pm 4 November 2020
2.09pm 4 November 2020
12.18pm 25 October 2020
5.36pm 22 October 2020
3.42pm 6 October 2020
4.48pm 3 October 2020
1.43pm 29 September 2020
5.21pm 25 September 2020
8.19pm 22 September 2020
10.08am 21 September 2020
2.16pm 20 September 2020
7.08pm 19 September 2020
4.04pm 16 September 2020
2.16pm 16 September 2020
7.14pm 9 September 2020
7.11pm 8 September 2020
1.37pm 6 September 2020

Today's weather

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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

Video Lifeboats
Kinghorn RNLI rescues two off Portobello Beach
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Article Lifeboats
Two Rescued from Forth
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Article Lifeboats
Four Rescued from Boat by Kinghorn RNLI
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Video Crew training
Kinghorn Lifeboat practices weather helming during Storm Ciara
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Bring the crew home safe this Christmas

Volunteer lifeboat crews are busier than ever. The risks they face are greater. The costs to keep them safe are rising. But income is falling. Can they and their families count on your kindness this Christmas?