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

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
4.43pm 7 November 2019
4.43pm 7 November 2019
5.54pm 21 July 2019
10.59pm 30 June 2019
10.49pm 30 June 2019
11.55am 10 June 2019
3.20pm 22 April 2019
4.29am 25 January 2019
4.24am 25 January 2019
3.13pm 29 August 2018
10.04pm 9 July 2018

Today's weather

6°C Rain
Min: 5°C Max: 6°C
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While our lifeboat stations remain operational and are continuing to launch to those at peril at sea, they are not currently open to visitors. 

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 Lifeboats
Port Erin RNLI launch for overdue sailors
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RNLI Port St Marys was called twice in the space of 24 hours
Article Lifeboats
Two call outs in 24 hours for the volunteers of Port St Mary RNLI
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B-813 making way out of the carriage
Article People
Port Erin RNLI assist kayaker in Force 5 offshore wind
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Article Sea safety
RNLI Fishing Safety expert and rescued Skipper urge crews to avail of training
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