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La Junta, Colorado Passport Office Information

Last Reviewed on March 16th, 2022

How to get a passport in La Junta, CO: Passport Offices & Application Process

USPO - LaJunta
324 Colorado Ave
La Junta CO, 81050

In La Junta, Colorado there is only a single passport office location (e.g. acceptance agent). These passport offices are part of the application process for a new adult or child passport application. The La Junta passport office clerks are official "acceptance agents" for the Passport Agency and can witness your signature and seal your passport documents (if you do not need your passport application sealed then you do not need to visit an acceptance agent).

In addition to the 1 passport office in La Junta, there are (143) other passport offices in Colorado 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 La Junta, Colorado and Expedited Passport service options for La Junta.

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 local passport offices don't issue passports; the clerks (acceptance agents) at a local office can 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 Offices in La Junta Colorado

Showing the single passport office in La Junta:

USPO - LaJunta

324 Colorado Ave
La Junta, CO 81050

 

Other passport offices near La Junta Colorado

USPO - Fowler - Fowler - 22.5 Miles
Sugar City Post Office - Sugar City - 24.4 Miles

Regional Passport Offices Close to La Junta

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.

Colorado Passport Agency - 125 Miles
El Paso Passport Agency - 392.4 Miles
Dallas Passport Agency - 448.1 Miles
Western Passport Agency - 491 Miles
Arkansas Passport Center - 544.5 Miles



La Junta, Colorado Passport Forms & Application Guides

Getting a passport in La Junta 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 La Junta 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 La Junta will need to visit a passport office.
* La Junta 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.

Please select the appropriate guide from the list:

Passport Renewal in La Junta

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 La Junta or any other city in Colorado 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 La Junta are listed below. If this is not possible or you want to avoid going there yourself, please only then consider using a passport expeditor.


Passport Service for Cities Near La Junta

Residents of the following cities that are close to La Junta can consider using the passport office services in La Junta for their passport application sealing needs.

Arlington Colorado, Avondale Colorado, Des Moines New Mexico, Fountain Colorado, Fort Carson Colorado, Florence Colorado, Limon Colorado, Cañon City Colorado, Black Forest Colorado, Manitou Springs Colorado, Victor Colorado, Monument Colorado, Palmer Lake Colorado, Cimarron New Mexico, Angel Fire New Mexico

Passport Expediting in La Junta, Colorado

In a hurry and travelling soon? You can use a company that expedites passports in La Junta. 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).

Need it Fast? Expedite Now or Read more about 3rd Party Passport Expediting


Frequently Asked Questions About Passports in La Junta, Colorado

We make the passport application process easier and make getting a passport in La Junta simplier. Our guide to how and where to get a passport in La Junta contains all the passport office information you will need but often times there are still questions:

What is the application process of getting a passport in La Junta?

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 La Junta.
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 La Junta 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 La Junta?

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 La Junta, 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 Colorado Passport Agency, it's not really close being that it's 125 miles from La Junta, 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 La Junta?

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, $130 ($165 with acceptance agent fee) for adult passports and $100 ($135 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 La Junta?

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 La Junta.

It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite.

Walmart La Junta Supercenter - (10 mi)
Photo Center
6 Conley Rd
La Junta CO 81050
719-383-2592
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walmart Lamar Supercenter - (47 mi)
Photo Center
1432 E Olive St
Lamar CO 81052
719-336-0546
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walgreens #6283 - Pueblo - (56.6 mi)
Northwest Corner Of Bonforte & Hunter
1013 Bonforte Blvd
Pueblo CO 81001
(719) 544-9998
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Pueblo - (57.3 mi)
Pueblo Shopping Center Next To King Sooper
140 W 29th St
Pueblo CO 81008
(719) 543-5800
Price: Cost varies by location
Walgreens #9568 - Pueblo - (57.3 mi)
Southeast Corner Of 4Th & Abriendo
1520 W 4Th St
Pueblo CO 81004
(719) 404-0069
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walgreens #4721 - Pueblo - (57.4 mi)
Southwest Corner Prairie & Northern
2900 W Northern Ave
Pueblo CO 81005
(719) 561-9728
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walmart Pueblo Supercenter - (57.9 mi)
Photo Center
4200 Dillon Dr
Pueblo CO 81008
719-584-2960
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walmart Pueblo Supercenter - (58 mi)
Photo Center
4080 W Northern Ave
Pueblo CO 81005
719-561-1933
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walgreens #5642 - Pueblo - (58.7 mi)
Northwest Corner Of Hwy 50 & Fortino
1811 W Us Highway 50
Pueblo CO 81008
(719) 296-8007
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walgreens #9569 - Pueblo West - (62 mi)
Northwest Corner Of Purcell & Highway 50
958 Hailey Ln
Pueblo West CO 81007
(719) 404-0081
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99



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