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Killybegs Harbour Centre,
Co. Donegal

As Gaeilge:

Lárionad Chuan Na gCealla Beaga,
Na Cealla Beaga,
Co. Dhún Na nGall

Phone: +353 74 97 31032

Fax: +353 74 97 31840



Killybegs is the premier Fishing Port of Ireland and has one of the best natural Harbours on this coast. It is accessible day or night and in all weathers and can accommodate vessels up to 40,000T. The Port is increasingly being used as an offshore base due to the increasing volume of work associated with the oil and gas industry. It comprises of 150m of pier at 9m CD and 300 m of pier at 12m CD (Chart Datum).

54° 38'N 008° 26'W, Admiralty Chart No. 2792

The Port limits extend from Drimanoo Head to Pound Point.

The following documentation is required:
1.    Customs and Excise forms No. 164,165 (to be completed by agent)
2.    Trinity House Light dues recei

1.    Cargo Plan
2.    Mates Receipt
3.    Bill of Lading
4.    Statement of facts
5.    Document for Port State Control
6.    Document for Waste Management Plan
7.    ISPS Compliance

ETA to be advised 48hr, 24hr, 12 hr, prior to arrival.

Pilotage is compulsory. Pilot boards 0.5nm S of Rotten light. Pilot can be contacted on CH. 14, Office +353 (0)74 9731032 or through the Agents.

The ground varies from mud to sand. Anchorage at Lat.54° 36.5N Long. 8° 26.5W 
ETA should be given 72hr, 48hr, 24 hours prior to arrival, with GT, NT, LOA and arrival and sailing draughts.
Another safe anchorage: -  E-John's Point in Cassun Sound safe in all weathers.

Port compliant with ISPS code.

Max Size
LOA No Limit.

Glen Head Radio CH. 16, 24, 67.
Call Sign. Glen Head Radio

54°44'N 008° 43W

Port operates on CH. 14. Monitors CH. 16 

One 1,000 HP Tug Available

Dock Density 1015
Berthage LengthChart DatumLengthChart Datum
300m 12m 85m 4.5
150m 9m 95m 5.4
120m 7m 65m 4.5
120m 5.4m 85m 3.6
95m 5.4m    
80m 5.4m    
Total: 1195m

Mobile cranes are available (120T)

Open Storage available.

Stevedores available day and night, 7 days a week.