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

Port Erin Lifeboat Station

Port Erin Lifeboat Station

Situated in a fishing village, Port Erin Lifeboat Station is one of five on the Isle of Man and has been operating for over 120 years.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Port Erin Lifeboat Station

9.56am 21 November 2021
3.11pm 11 November 2021
3.10pm 11 November 2021
3.06pm 11 November 2021
3.11am 2 July 2021
8.54pm 3 June 2021
2.35pm 24 May 2021
2.54pm 1 May 2021
4.12pm 31 January 2021
5.24pm 23 January 2021
5.24pm 23 January 2021
7.32pm 13 August 2020
7.26pm 13 August 2020
1.58pm 29 May 2020
11.01am 21 March 2020
3.24pm 1 January 2020
6.10pm 23 November 2019
5.03pm 7 November 2019
5.03pm 7 November 2019
4.54pm 7 November 2019

Today's weather

9°C Cloudy
Min: 8°C Max: 9°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Port Erin Lifeboat Station
Breakwater Road
Port Erin
Isle of Man
British Isles

Station phone number

01624 832154


Parking, disabled parking, disabled access

Visiting times

Open daily: 10.30am–4pm or by request
Don't miss: crew training on Sunday mornings

Visitor contact

Chris Burton

Visitor contact phone number

07624 496057

Shop hours

All our shops are run by volunteers who take great pride in keeping them open whenever possible, if you are planning a special trip to visit this shop it may be best to call ahead to check the opening times.

News and media from Port Erin Lifeboat Station

Article People
Port Erin RNLI volunteer Phil Crellin completes a 36-year career.
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Have you got an understanding or knowledge of water-based activities and would you like to support the work of the RNLI on the Isle of Man, but not be tied to a pager? Then the volunteer Water Safety Officer might be the role for you. The RNLI are recruiting a volunteer Water Safety Officer to bring together water safety activities across the Isle of Man.
Article Sea safety
Volunteer needed to lead RNLI Water Safety plan on the Isle of Man
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Article Sea safety
RNLI Port Erin Lifeboat launches to swimmer in difficulty
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Casualty vessel under tow by Douglas all-weather lifeboat
Article Rescue
Call outs for three of the Island’s RNLI lifeboats
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