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

RNLI Portrush Lifeboat Station

Portrush Lifeboat Station

Situated on Northern Ireland's famous Causeway coast, Portrush Lifeboat Station was built in 1924. The crews have been presented with 28 awards for gallantry and today the station operates both an inshore and an all-weather lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Portrush Lifeboat Station

7.11pm 8 September 2021
10.16pm 5 September 2021
11.33am 30 August 2021
8.06pm 13 August 2021
2.23pm 12 August 2021
4.26pm 28 July 2021
2.18pm 25 July 2021
2.18pm 25 July 2021
2.13pm 25 July 2021
2.13pm 25 July 2021
2.51pm 24 July 2021
1.31am 24 July 2021
1.20am 24 July 2021
1.20am 24 July 2021
2.15pm 16 July 2021
9.36pm 12 July 2021
9.36pm 12 July 2021
2.36pm 12 July 2021
8.45pm 10 July 2021
10.59am 9 July 2021

Today's weather

15°C Rain
Min: 11°C Max: 15°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Portrush Lifeboat Station
Co. Antrim
BT56 8DQ

Station phone number

028 7082 3201


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