Need to expedite a passport application quickly? Whether you need to obtain a new passport, renew one that is about to expire or replace one that has already expired or been lost, it is possible for citizens of the United States to get a passport as fast as in a few days if specific requirements are met.
What is a US Passport?
A passport is an officially recognized government document that certifies one's identity and citizenship, permitting a citizen to travel abroad and to re-enter the United States.
How long does it take to get a passport?
Regular passport applications processed through the Post Office takes on average 10-12 weeks. Expedited service through the Post Office takes 6-8 weeks and costs an additional $60 fee. Passports and Visas.com offers expedited services for those needing passport applications processed quickly. Same day service is available by scheduling an in-person appointment at one of 25 regional passport agencies across the country.
Passports and Visas.com offers expedited passport application services where no appointment is necessary and your passport application is thoroughly reviewed.
How Much Does a US Passport Cost?
Passport costs vary on the Passport services but generally an adult passport cost starts at $130.
Passport Renewal Costs are detailed here
What are Passport Application Requirements?
Generally speaking, you need the following to apply for a US Passport.
- Prior US passport or proof of US ciitzenship
- Passport Application (for New passport or Pasport renewal)
- Passport Photos
- Payment to the US Department of State
- If passport application is needed in a hurry, then proof if departure (travel itinerary)