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

3.02pm 18 June 2018
2.49am 17 June 2018
3.44pm 16 June 2018
3.43pm 3 June 2018
8.05pm 22 May 2018
12.59pm 17 May 2018
5.18am 15 May 2018
1.45pm 12 May 2018
6.15pm 10 May 2018
1.07pm 10 May 2018
6.56pm 4 May 2018
6.49pm 4 May 2018
9.07pm 12 April 2018
11.55am 8 April 2018
11.52am 1 April 2018
12.43am 30 March 2018
8.36pm 24 March 2018
1.42pm 13 March 2018
1.07am 31 January 2018
3.59am 29 January 2018

Today's weather

12°C Rain
Min: 9°C
Max: 12°C
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Next tide

Tue 19 Jun
High: 8.03pm 0.2m
Low: 1.19am 0.1m
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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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News and media from Oban Lifeboat Station

Oban all-weather lifeboat assists yacht
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Oban all-weather lifeboat assists yacht
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Oban lifeboat exercise at loch Etive - lifeboat going under Connel Bridge
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Oban lifeboat exercise at loch Etive - lifeboat going under Connel Bridge
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Oban lifeboat launches to capsized dinghy
The RNLI Oban lifeboat rescues a capsized dinghy
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Oban lifeboat launches to capsized dinghy
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Oban lifeboat launches to assist divers
Oban lifeboat
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Oban lifeboat launches to assist divers
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