How to Get a Passport

Complete do-it-yourself guides for getting a passport. From Passport Renewals to Child Passports, we have a guide for every type of passport application and answers to almost every question about passports and the passport application process. We understand that getting a passport typically only happens every 10 years for most people, and many times the rules and regulations can change during that time. In addition to passports, we provide information on Visa requirements for travel to foreign countries as well as information about US Travel Programs and our general travel blog.

Passport Offices

Start by using the map below to locate passport offices in your local state and/or city. We have made the complete database of passport acceptance facilities available for you. There are thousands of acceptance agents and are located in almost every city in the United States. Anyone not needing a rush passport can visit one of these passport offices to get their passport.

Expedited Passports

Before you retain a passport expediting company to help get your passport processed faster, be sure to do your homework. Do you really need an expediting company to get a passport for you? Is the expediter you’re going to use a reputable one? Can you just go to an acceptance agent and get your passport there? – Read our guide to Expedited Passports to find all the answers.