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

Mallaig Lifeboat Station

Mallaig Lifeboat Station

Located in a working port on the west coast of Scotland, Mallaig Lifeboat Station has operated an all-weather lifeboat for nearly 60 years. The crews have been presented with five awards for gallantry.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Mallaig Lifeboat Station

4.40pm 30 June 2021
12.59am 29 June 2021
7.26pm 24 June 2021
7.14pm 24 June 2021
7.14pm 24 June 2021
11.56am 31 May 2021
4.40pm 15 May 2021
4.31pm 13 May 2021
5.11pm 9 May 2021
2.34pm 2 May 2021
1.46am 30 April 2021
3.28pm 25 April 2021
9.44pm 14 April 2021
1.28pm 3 April 2021
10.37pm 31 March 2021
5.43pm 22 March 2021
1.59pm 5 February 2021
11.17am 4 December 2020
4.38am 18 November 2020
9.21am 11 November 2020

Today's weather

19°C Cloudy
Min: 15°C Max: 19°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Mallaig Lifeboat Station
Mallaig Harbour
PH41 4QD

Station phone number

01687 462579



Visiting times

9am - 5pm daily

Visitor contact

Mr Alexander (Mo) Mathieson

Visitor contact phone number

07802 155231

Shop hours


Shop phone number

01687 462573

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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?