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Middletown, Delaware Passport Office Information

Last Reviewed on March 16th, 2022

How to get a passport in Middletown, DE: Passport Offices & Application Process

Middletown Post Office
298 E Main St
Middletown DE, 19709

In Middletown, Delaware 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 Middletown 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 Middletown, there are (16) other passport offices in Delaware 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 Middletown, Delaware and Expedited Passport service options for Middletown.

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 Middletown Delaware

Showing the single passport office in Middletown:

Middletown Post Office

298 E Main St
Middletown, DE 19709


Other passport offices near Middletown Delaware

USPS Warwick Post Office - Warwick - 6.4 Miles
USPS Chesapeake City Post Office - Chesapeake City - 6.6 Miles
USPS Elkton Post Office - Elkton - 9.7 Miles
Federal Station Post Office - Newark - 10.2 Miles
Wilmington Post Office and Distribution Center - New Castle - 10.8 Miles
Salem County Clerk's Office - Salem - 11 Miles
Newark Main Post Office - Newark - 11.7 Miles
Pennsville Post Office - Pennsville - 11.7 Miles
USPS Earleville Post Office - Earleville - 11.9 Miles
USPS Georgetown Post Office - Georgetown - 12.1 Miles

Regional Passport Offices Close to Middletown

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.

Philadelphia Passport Agency - 36.8 Miles
Washington Passport Agency - 72.7 Miles
New York Passport Agency - 106.7 Miles
Connecticut Passport Agency - 135.4 Miles
Buffalo Passport Agency - 249.4 Miles

Middletown, Delaware Passport Forms & Application Guides

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

Please select the appropriate guide from the list:

Passport Renewal in Middletown

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 Middletown or any other city in Delaware 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 Middletown 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 Middletown

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

Odessa Delaware, Middletown Delaware, Townsend Delaware, Delaware City Delaware, Hancocks Bridge New Jersey, New Castle Delaware, Newark Delaware, Smyrna Delaware, Pennsville New Jersey, Clayton Delaware, Newport Delaware, North East Maryland, Elsmere Delaware, Kenton Delaware, Leipsic Delaware, Cheswold Delaware, Penns Grove New Jersey, Greenville Delaware, Hockessin Delaware, Shiloh New Jersey

Passport Expediting in Middletown, Delaware

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

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Frequently Asked Questions About Passports in Middletown, Delaware

We make the passport application process easier and make getting a passport in Middletown simplier. Our guide to how and where to get a passport in Middletown 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 Middletown?

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 Middletown.
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 Middletown 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 Middletown?

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 Middletown, 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 Philadelphia Passport Agency, it's not too far from Middletown 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 Philadelphia Passport Agency, there are additional regional offices that are farther but may be options for you, see regional passport offices near Middletown.

How much does a passport cost in Middletown?

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 Middletown?

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 Middletown.

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

Walgreens #11075 - Middletown - (1.5 mi)
Bayview Crossing
2470 N Dupont Pkwy
Middletown DE 19709
(302) 376-9743
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walgreens #11055 - Middletown - (1.8 mi)
Shoppes Of Mt. Pleasant
4465 Summit Bridge Rd
Middletown DE 19709
(302) 376-1600
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
CVS #10375 - Middletown - (2.5 mi)
Photo Center
674 Middletown Odessa Rd
Middletown DE 19709
(302) 378-2287
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walgreens #11067 - Middletown - (2.8 mi)
Middletown Crossing Shopping Center
396 E Main St
Middletown DE 19709
(302) 378-1891
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Middletown - (2.9 mi)
In Middletown Crossing @ The Corner Of Clevenger Farm Rd & Rt 299
364 E Main St
Middletown DE 19709
(302) 378-7778
Price: Cost varies by location
Walgreens #12462 - Middletown - (3.6 mi)
Northwest Corner Of U.S. 301 & Shopping Center
700 S Ridge Ave
Middletown DE 19709
(302) 378-9512
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walmart Middletown Supercenter - (3.9 mi)
Photo Center
705 Middletown Warwick Rd
Middletown DE 19709
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walgreens #11135 - Townsend - (5.7 mi)
Southeast Corner Of Main St. & S.H. 71
5999 Summit Bridge Rd
Townsend DE 19734
(302) 696-1002
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walgreens #11022 - Bear - (6.9 mi)
Fox Run Shopping Center
128 Fox Hunt Dr
Bear DE 19701
(302) 834-9209
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Newark - (7.1 mi)
Peoples Plaza At Routes 896 And 40
560 Peoples Plaza
Newark DE 19702
(302) 834-1399
Price: Cost varies by location

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