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

4.51pm 18 November 2018
3.21pm 11 November 2018
4.42pm 10 November 2018
4.38pm 9 November 2018
4.34pm 9 November 2018
8.07pm 9 October 2018
9.08am 7 October 2018
12.28pm 19 September 2018
6.23pm 11 September 2018
8.09pm 10 September 2018
11.57pm 5 September 2018
1.54pm 28 August 2018
4.58pm 20 August 2018
8.33pm 9 August 2018
12.06pm 8 August 2018
11.58am 8 August 2018
5.33am 6 August 2018
12.31am 4 August 2018
10.33pm 28 July 2018
9.27pm 14 July 2018

Today's weather

10°C Rain
Min: 3°C Max: 10°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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