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Anderson, South Carolina Passport Office Information

Residents of Anderson in Anderson County, South Carolina have only a single location from which they can get a passport application sealed at. The passport agent in Anderson can provide you with passport forms or witness your signature and seal your passport documents (if you don't need your passport application sealed then you do not need to visit an acceptance agent). Besides the 1 passport office here in Anderson, there are (86) other passport offices in South Carolina from which you can get a passport application sealed at. If you are not needing a passport for at least (4-6) weeks, you can visit the sole passport acceptance agent listed below the map on this web page. If you need it faster than that, please see: closest regional passport offices to Anderson, South Carolina and Expedited Passport service options for Anderson.

Local passport offices are typically post offices, county clerk offices, and other government offices (Keep in mind: that not all county clerks, and not all post offices are acceptance agents). These ofices don't issue passports but witness your signature and officially seal your passport application. There is a $35 fee for sealing your application and supporting documentation. Renewals do not need to visit an acceptance agent.

Passport Office in Anderson, SC

Anderson Post Office
1900 N Main St
Anderson SC, 29621

There is only a single passport office in Anderson.

Anderson Post Office
1900 N Main St
Anderson, SC 29621

Regional Passport Offices Close to Anderson

These are passport issuing facilities. You will need to make an appointment and present proof of upcoming travel but in most cases, you will be able to get passport renewal, new passports, child passports, or a lost passport replacement Same Day or Next Day.

Atlanta Passport Agency - 99.4 Miles
Washington Passport Agency - 374.3 Miles
New Orleans Passport Agency - 467.2 Miles
Detroit Passport Agency - 467.3 Miles
Philadelphia Passport Agency - 482.1 Miles

Other passport offices near Anderson South Carolina:

Sandy Springs Post Office - Pendleton - 6.3 Miles
LaFrance Post Office - LaFrance - 7.8 Miles
Central Post Office - Central - 12.7 Miles
Clemson Post Office - Clemson - 13.3 Miles
Easley Post Office - Easley - 16.4 Miles
Donalds Post Office - Donalds - 17.2 Miles
Hart County,GA, Probate Court - Hartwell - 19.1 Miles
Pickens Post Office - Pickens - 20.4 Miles
Main Post Office - Greenville - 21.3 Miles
Mauldin Post Office - Mauldin - 21.3 Miles

Passport Service for Cities Near Anderson

Residents of the following close by cities looking to get a passport should consider using these passport office(s) located in Anderson for their passport application sealing needs.

Belton South Carolina, Pendleton South Carolina, Central South Carolina, Clemson South Carolina, Liberty South Carolina, Easley South Carolina, Princeton South Carolina, Due West South Carolina, Seneca South Carolina, Parker South Carolina, Mauldin South Carolina, Simpsonville South Carolina, Berea South Carolina, Fountain Inn South Carolina, Westminster South Carolina, Lavonia Georgia, Travelers Rest South Carolina, Salem South Carolina, Royston Georgia, Waterloo South Carolina

How to Get a Passport in Anderson, South Carolina

Getting a passport in Anderson is easy, it depends on what type of passport application you are doing and how quickly you need it processed. We've written the following passport guides, it doesn't matter if you are in Anderson or not as the process will be similar regardless of where you are, The standard passport processing times right now are 10 to 12 weeks to receive your passport.

* Anyone applying for a new passport in Anderson will need to visit a passport office.
* Please see regional passport offices close to Anderson, there is one less than 100 miles from Anderson.
* To renew your passport, you do NOT need to visit a passport office.

Please select the appropriate guide from the list:

Passport Renewal in Anderson

Just a quick note about passport renewals because it will save you a lot of time, money, and hassles. It doesn't matter where you are, if you are in Anderson or any other city in South Carolina or any other state for that matter. If you have your old passport that is in good condition, it expired less than 5 years ago (or hasn't expired yet) and you are an adult - you can simply do your renewal paperwork online at the Department of State / Bureau of Consular Affairs and mail it in with new passport photos. It is currently taking 10-12 weeks standard processing or 4-6 weeks for expedited processing. If you need to renew it faster, you MUST have proof of travel and you must visit a regional passport office yourself, the closest ones to Anderson are listed below. If this is not possible or you want to avoid going there yourself, please only then consider using a passport expediter.

Passport Expediting in Anderson, South Carolina

In a hurry and travelling soon? You can use a company that expedites passports in Anderson. Passport expediting companies charge their own set of fees for their service in addition to the government passport application fee and government expediting fee. The cost gets more expensive the faster your passport is needed and it's actually not any faster than visiting a regional passport office yourself. However, using an expediting service is highly convenient as you won't have to go to a regional passport office yourself (for any DS11 application, you will still need to visit a local acceptance agent to get your documents sealed).

Read more about 3rd Party Passport Expediting

Frequently Asked Questions About Passports in Anderson, South Carolina

What is the application process of getting a passport in Anderson?

Getting a passport is pretty much the process same wherever you are, with most new passport applicants, the journey will start by going to a local acceptance agent; there is only one passport office in Anderson.

The basic process: fill out the DS-11 New Passport Application, take it with your proof of identity, passport photos, and passport fees to the only passport office in Anderson to witness your signature and seal the documents. Wait 10-12 weeks.

For complete in-depth details see: New Passport Application Guide

How fast can I get a passport in Anderson?

There are a couple of different methods to getting your passport processed, which route you choose will determine how fast your passport will be received. By going to a passport service office in Anderson, you have the choice between standard mail-in service (currently taking 10-12 weeks) or expedited mail-in service (takes 4-6 weeks). You are going to have to do a little bit of a road-trip, the nearest passport issuing facility is The Atlanta Passport Agency, it's not really close being that it's 99.4 miles from Anderson, but that's where you need to make an appointment. Another option for you may be to use a passport expediting service to go to a regional facility for you.

How much does a passport cost in Anderson?

Unlike drivers licenses and state IDs, passports are a Federal (national) document, it costs the same no matter what city or state you are in, $110 ($145 with acceptance agent fee) for adult passports and $80 ($115 with acceptance agent fee) for child passports. There may be some additional fees and / or expenses that you might need to pay, please see passport fees for an explaination of all passport fees and costs.

Where to get passport photos in Anderson?

One of the most common questions we get asked is where "where should I get my passport photos taken at?" First, have a look at our in-depth passport photo guide so you know everything there is to know about passport photos. Here are the major stores that take and print passport photos near Anderson.

It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. CVS #3838 - Anderson - (1.3 mi)
Photo Center
1405 East Greenville Street
Anderson SC 29621
(864) 224-8797
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walgreens #10869 - Anderson - (1.4 mi)
Southeast Corner Of Hwy 81 & Rantowles Rd
1412 E Greenville St
Anderson SC 29621
(864) 224-8873
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Mall Parade Plaza - (2 mi)
Across From The Anderson Mall, Next To Subway in Mall Parade Plaza
3300 N Main St
Anderson SC 29621
(864) 261-7300
Price: Cost varies by location
CVS #4111 - Anderson - (2 mi)
Photo Center
2814 North Main Street
Anderson SC 29621
(864) 224-3562
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walgreens #2452 - Anderson - (2 mi)
Southwest Corner Of Main & Concord
2811 N Main St
Anderson SC 29621
(864) 225-2321
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Anderson - (2.2 mi)
Corner Of Greenville St & Blvd
713 E Greenville St
Anderson SC 29621
(864) 225-8883
Price: Cost varies by location
Walmart Anderson Supercenter - (2.6 mi)
Photo Center
3812 Liberty Hwy
Anderson SC 29621
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walgreens #9273 - Anderson - (3.9 mi)
Southeast Corner Of Sr 28 Bypass & Hwy 24
2539 W Whitner St
Anderson SC 29624
(864) 226-7038
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
CVS #3846 - Anderson - (3.9 mi)
Photo Center
922 Highway 28 Bypass
Anderson SC 29625
(864) 224-7469
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walmart Anderson Supercenter - (4.4 mi)
Photo Center
651 Highway 28 Byp
Anderson SC 29624
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44