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Passport Guide for Baltimore

Residents of Baltimore in Baltimore City County, Maryland have a choice of 17 passport locations to visit in order to get their passport application sealed. The passport agents in Baltimore 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 17 passport offices here in Baltimore, there are (178) other passport offices in Maryland 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 any of the passport acceptance agents listed below the map on this web page. If you need it faster than that, please see: closest regional passport offices to Baltimore, Maryland and Expedited Passport service options for Baltimore.


How to Get a Passport in Baltimore, Maryland

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

Please select the appropriate guide from the list:

Passport Renewal in Baltimore

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 Baltimore or any other city in Maryland 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 Baltimore 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 Offices in Baltimore, MD

USPS Waverly Station Post Office
3000 Homewood Ave
Baltimore MD, 21218

USPS South Station Post Office
146 W Ostend St
Baltimore MD, 21230

USPS Walbrook Post Office
1908 N Ellamont St
Baltimore MD, 21216

USPS Northwood Station Post Office
1800 Northwood Dr
Baltimore MD, 21239

USPS Roland Park Finance
732 Deepdene Rd
Baltimore MD, 21210

USPS Raspeburg Station
6502 Belair Rd
Baltimore MD, 21206

USPS Mt Washington Station
5730 Cottonworth Ave
Baltimore MD, 21209

USPS Highlandtown Post Office
6221 Eastern Ave
Baltimore MD, 21224

USPS Hamilton Post Office
4901 Harford Rd
Baltimore MD, 21214

USPS Hampden Station
919 W 34th St
Baltimore MD, 21211

USPS Govans Post Office
4904 York Rd
Baltimore MD, 21212

USPS Franklin Post Office
2401 Ashton St
Baltimore MD, 21223

USPS Druid Station Post Office
1826 Pennsylvania Ave
Baltimore MD, 21217

USPS Clifton East End Post Office
4200 Shannon Dr
Baltimore MD, 21213

USPS Arlington Post Office
3500 Dolfield Ave
Baltimore MD, 21215

USPS Carroll Station Post Office
340 S Loudon Ave
Baltimore MD, 21229

USPS Baltimore Main Post Office
900 E Fayette St, Rm 118
Baltimore MD, 21233

Looking for a passport office in Baltimore? There are hundreds of such offices in Maryland. These 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.

There are 17 passport offices in Baltimore.

USPS Waverly Station Post Office
3000 Homewood Ave
Baltimore, MD 21218
USPS South Station Post Office
146 W Ostend St
Baltimore, MD 21230
USPS Walbrook Post Office
1908 N Ellamont St
Baltimore, MD 21216
USPS Northwood Station Post Office
1800 Northwood Dr
Baltimore, MD 21239
USPS Roland Park Finance
732 Deepdene Rd
Baltimore, MD 21210
USPS Raspeburg Station
6502 Belair Rd
Baltimore, MD 21206
USPS Mt Washington Station
5730 Cottonworth Ave
Baltimore, MD 21209
USPS Highlandtown Post Office
6221 Eastern Ave
Baltimore, MD 21224
USPS Hamilton Post Office
4901 Harford Rd
Baltimore, MD 21214
USPS Hampden Station
919 W 34th St
Baltimore, MD 21211
USPS Govans Post Office
4904 York Rd
Baltimore, MD 21212
USPS Franklin Post Office
2401 Ashton St
Baltimore, MD 21223
USPS Druid Station Post Office
1826 Pennsylvania Ave
Baltimore, MD 21217
USPS Clifton East End Post Office
4200 Shannon Dr
Baltimore, MD 21213
USPS Arlington Post Office
3500 Dolfield Ave
Baltimore, MD 21215
USPS Carroll Station Post Office
340 S Loudon Ave
Baltimore, MD 21229
USPS Baltimore Main Post Office
900 E Fayette St, Rm 118
Baltimore, MD 21233
 

Additional passport offices that are located near Baltimore Maryland:
USPS Dundalk Post Office - Dundalk - 4.3 Miles
USPS Brooklyn Curtis Bay Post Office - Brooklyn Park - 4.3 Miles
USPS Halethorpe Post Office - Arbutus - 4.7 Miles
USPS Gwynn Oak Branch - Lochearn - 5.8 Miles
USPS Rosedale Post Office - Rosedale - 5.8 Miles
USPS Linthicum Heights Post Office - Linthicum Heights - 5.9 Miles
USPS Essex Post Office - Essex - 6 Miles
USPS Parkville Branch Post Office - Parkville - 6 Miles
USPS Catonsville Finance Post Office - Catonsville - 6.3 Miles
USPS Loch Raven Branch - Towson - 6.7 Miles

Passport Service for Cities Near Baltimore

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

Dundalk Maryland, Arbutus Maryland, Linthicum Maryland, Catonsville Maryland, Woodlawn Maryland, Essex Maryland, Elkridge Maryland, Carney Maryland, Pikesville Maryland, Glen Burnie Maryland, Lutherville Maryland, Hampton Maryland, Hanover Maryland, Severn Maryland, Pasadena Maryland, Owings Mills Maryland, Columbia Maryland, Cockeysville Maryland, Jessup Maryland, Fort Meade Maryland

Regional Passport Offices Close to Baltimore

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.

Washington Passport Agency - 31.2 Miles
Philadelphia Passport Agency - 78.2 Miles
New York Passport Agency - 147.3 Miles
Connecticut Passport Agency - 175.8 Miles
Buffalo Passport Agency - 238.9 Miles


Passport Expediting in Baltimore, Maryland

In a hurry and travelling soon? You can use a company that expedites passports in Baltimore. 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 Baltimore, Maryland

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

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 are 17 passport offices in Baltimore.

The basic process: fill out the DS-11 New Passport Application, take it with your proof of identity, passport photos, and passport fees to any of the passport offices in Baltimore 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 Baltimore?

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 Baltimore, you have the choice between standard mail-in service (currently taking 10-12 weeks) or expedited mail-in service (takes 4-6 weeks).

While not down the street, the closest option for a passport-issuing facility is the Washington Passport Agency, it's not too far from Baltimore and if you can provide proof of travel within the next seventy-two hours, you can make an appointment there and get a passport.

If you have trouble getting an appointment at the Washington Passport Agency, there are additional regional offices that are farther but may be options for you, see regional passport offices near Baltimore.

How much does a passport cost in Baltimore?

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 Baltimore?

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 Baltimore.

It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. CVS #540 - Baltimore - (0.3 mi)
Photo Center
400 East Pratt Street Suite 10
Baltimore MD 21202
(410) 685-4843
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
UPS Store - East Lombard St - (0.4 mi)
Next To Renaissance Harborplace Hotel Across From Harborplace
211 East Lombard St
Baltimore MD 21202
(410) 659-9360
Price: Cost varies by location
Walgreens #5410 - Baltimore - (0.4 mi)
Southwest Corner Of St. Paul Street & Fayette Street
19 E Fayette St
Baltimore MD 21202
(410) 625-1817
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Inner Harbor, Harbor East, and Little Italy - (0.5 mi)
Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel - 3rd Floor
700 Aliceanna Street
Baltimore MD 21202
(410) 895-1806
Price: Cost varies by location
CVS #7952 - Baltimore - (0.5 mi)
Photo Center
630 Exeter Street
Baltimore MD 21202
(410) 962-6520
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
CVS #10123 - Baltimore - (0.7 mi)
Photo Center
101 North Wolfe St.
Baltimore MD 21231
(443) 602-7628
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
UPS Store - The Hilton Baltimore - (0.8 mi)
2nd Floor, Next To Armistead
401 W Pratt St
Baltimore MD 21201
(443) 220-0280
Price: Cost varies by location
CVS #10751 - Baltimore - (0.8 mi)
Photo Center
934 N.charles Street
Baltimore MD 21201
(410) 685-2187
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
CVS #5381 - Baltimore - (0.9 mi)
Photo Center
1000 South Charles Street
Baltimore MD 21230
(410) 752-9087
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walgreens #15284 - Baltimore - (0.9 mi)
Northwest Corner Of Washington & Ashland
900 N Washington St
Baltimore MD 21205
(410) 522-5639
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99