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

8.46pm 18 June 2020
7.38pm 6 June 2020
7.33pm 6 June 2020
7.55pm 30 May 2020
12.31am 29 May 2020
10.39am 23 May 2020
6.51pm 21 May 2020
6.34pm 10 May 2020
12.33am 26 March 2020
6.49pm 8 March 2020
1.30am 23 February 2020
1.01am 10 February 2020
11.51am 9 February 2020
10.22am 9 February 2020
10.22am 9 February 2020
3.46pm 4 February 2020
2.26pm 1 February 2020
2.55pm 26 January 2020
8.22am 22 January 2020
10.10am 4 January 2020

Today's weather

12°C Rain
Min: 5°C Max: 12°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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