RNLI Oban Lifeboat Station

Oban Lifeboat Station

Oban Lifeboat Station operates its all-weather Trent class lifeboat from one of the oldest buildings in Oban. Located in the attractive fishing port and popular west coast holiday town, it’s one of the busiest all-weather lifeboat stations in Scotland.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Oban Lifeboat Station

4.29pm 7 December 2019
11.05am 9 November 2019
9.23pm 31 October 2019
10.32am 20 October 2019
8.09am 13 October 2019
10.58am 10 October 2019
10.51am 10 October 2019
12.46am 7 October 2019
3.30pm 5 October 2019
3.30pm 5 October 2019
3.22pm 5 October 2019
3.54pm 30 September 2019
9.37pm 28 September 2019
7.23pm 24 September 2019
7.23pm 24 September 2019
5.47pm 24 September 2019
11.45am 23 September 2019
7.20pm 22 September 2019
2.15pm 14 September 2019
12.42pm 14 September 2019

Today's weather

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

Station address

Oban Lifeboat Station 
South Pier
Gallanach Road
Oban 
PA34 4LS

Station phone number

01631 563733

Accessibility

Station parking for crew only. 

Visiting times

Visits are subject to volunteer availability and may be arranged by appointment.

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