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Passport Guide for Burlington
Residents of Burlington in Des Moines County, Iowa have only a single location from which they can get a passport application sealed at. The passport agent in Burlington 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 Burlington, there are (105) other passport offices in Iowa 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 Burlington, Iowa and Expedited Passport service options for Burlington.
How to Get a Passport in Burlington, Iowa
Getting a passport in Burlington 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 Burlington 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 Burlington will need to visit a passport office.
* Burlington isn't near a passport agency, you could try a passport service or arrange to travel to one of the regional offices.
* To renew your passport, you do NOT need to visit a passport office.
- How to get a New Passport Guide
- How to get a Child Passport guide
- How to Replace a Lost (or Damaged) Passport
- Passport Renewal Guide
- Passport Name Change Guide
- How to Get a Second Passport
Passport Renewal in Burlington
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 Burlington or any other city in Iowa 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 Burlington 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 Office in Burlington, IA
Des Moines County, IA, Recorder
513 N Main St
Burlington IA, 52601
Looking for a passport office in Burlington? There are hundreds of such offices in Iowa. 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 is only a single passport office in Burlington.
513 N Main St
Burlington, IA 52601
Additional passport offices that are located near Burlington Iowa:
Circuit Court (Henderson Co) Oquawka IL - Oquawka - 8.2 Miles
Burlington Post Office - Danville - 9.8 Miles
Fort Madison Post Office - Fort Madison - 16.6 Miles
Circuit Court Clerk (Warren Co) Monmouth IL - Monmouth - 20.8 Miles
Mt. Pleasant Post Office - Mt Pleasant - 21.7 Miles
Houghton Post Office - Houghton - 23.5 Miles
Residents of the following close by cities looking to get a passport should consider using these passport office(s) located in Burlington for document sealing.
Gladstone Illinois, Hopper Illinois, Augusta Iowa, Dallas City Illinois, New London Iowa, Kirkwood Illinois, Fort Madison Iowa, La Harpe Illinois, Roseville Illinois, Franklin Iowa, Salem Iowa, Hillsboro Iowa, Hamilton Illinois, Keokuk Iowa, Abingdon Illinois, Farmington Iowa, Alexandria Missouri, Plymouth Illinois, Henderson Illinois, Knoxville Illinois
Frequently Asked Questions About Passports in Burlington, Iowa
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 Burlington.
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 Burlington to witness your signature and seal the documents. Wait 10-12 weeks.
For complete in-depth details see: New Passport Application Guide
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 Burlington, 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 Chicago Passport Agency, it's not really close being that it's 167.9 miles from Burlington, 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.
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.
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 Burlington.
It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. Walgreens #9476 - Burlington - (2.8 mi)
Southwest Corner Of Central & Division
201 S Central Ave
Burlington IA 52601
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walgreens #5044 - Burlington - (3 mi)
Southeast Corner Of Roosevelt (Us61) & Agency
3245 Agency St
Burlington IA 52601
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walmart West Burlington Supercenter - (3.6 mi)
324 W Agency Rd
West Burlington IA 52655
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44Walgreens #11759 - Fort Madison - (17.5 mi)
Northeast Corner Of 27Th & L
2639 Avenue L
Fort Madison IA 52627
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walgreens #11881 - Monmouth - (20.9 mi)
Northwest Corner Of Main & Euclid
600 N Main St
Monmouth IL 61462
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walmart Mount Pleasant Supercenter - (21.4 mi)
1045 N Grand Ave
Mount Pleasant IA 52641
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44Walmart Aledo Store - (26.6 mi)
1500 Se 5th St
Aledo IL 61231
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44Walmart Keokuk Supercenter - (29.7 mi)
300 No. Park Drive
Keokuk IA 52632
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44Walgreens #5886 - Keokuk - (30.1 mi)
Southeast Corner Of Main (Hwy 218) & 13Th
1215 Main St
Keokuk IA 52632
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walgreens #2206 - Macomb - (30.8 mi)
Jackson & Campbell
300 E Jackson St
Macomb IL 61455
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99