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Passport Guide for El Dorado
Residents of El Dorado in Butler County, Kansas have only a single location from which they can get a passport application sealed at. The passport agent in El Dorado 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 El Dorado, there are (118) other passport offices in Kansas 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 El Dorado, Kansas and Expedited Passport service options for El Dorado.
How to Get a Passport in El Dorado, Kansas
Getting a passport in El Dorado 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 El Dorado 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 El Dorado will need to visit a passport office.
* El Dorado 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 El Dorado
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 El Dorado or any other city in Kansas 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 El Dorado 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 El Dorado, KS
El Dorado Post Office
131 E Central Ave
El Dorado KS, 67042
Looking for a passport office in El Dorado? There are hundreds of such offices in Kansas. 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 El Dorado.
131 E Central Ave
El Dorado, KS 67042
Other passport offices near El Dorado Kansas:Andover Public Library - Andover - 20.5 Miles
Eureka Post Office - Eureka - 22.8 Miles
Corporate Hills Station - Wichita - 25.3 Miles
Passport Service for Cities Near El Dorado
Residents of the following close by cities looking to get a passport should consider using these passport office(s) located in El Dorado for their passport application sealing needs.
Potwin Kansas, Augusta Kansas, Benton Kansas, Whitewater Kansas, Elbing Kansas, Andover Kansas, Florence Kansas, Peabody Kansas, Douglass Kansas, Atlanta Kansas, Hamilton Kansas, North Newton Kansas, Derby Kansas, Strong City Kansas, Madison Kansas, Haysville Kansas, Hillsboro Kansas, Goessel Kansas, Cambridge Kansas, Halstead Kansas
Frequently Asked Questions About Passports in El Dorado, Kansas
Getting a passport is pretty much the process same wherever you are, the downside to being in El Dorado and needing a passport is that there is no regional passport office nearby. If you need a passport quickly, you will have limited options. With most new passport applicants, the journey will start by going to a local acceptance agent; there is only one passport office in El Dorado.
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 El Dorado 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 El Dorado, you have the choice between standard mail-in service (currently taking 10-12 weeks) or expedited mail-in service (takes 4-6 weeks). There are no regional passport issuing offices within 200 miles. You might want to consider using a private passport courier that can expedite your passport application.
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 El Dorado.
It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. Walgreens #10721 - El Dorado - (5.7 mi)
Southwest Corner Of N Main St & W 6Th Ave
119 W 6Th Ave
El Dorado KS 67042
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walmart El Dorado Supercenter - (7.6 mi)
301 S Village Rd
El Dorado KS 67042
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44Walmart Augusta Supercenter - (16.6 mi)
719 W 7th Ave
Augusta KS 67010
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44Walgreens #5840 - Andover - (21.1 mi)
Southeast Corner Of Andover & Central
440 N Andover Rd
Andover KS 67002
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walgreens #6006 - Wichita - (24.1 mi)
Southwest Corner Of Webb & 21St
9525 E 21St St N
Wichita KS 67206
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walmart Wichita Supercenter - (24.3 mi)
3030 N Rock Rd
Wichita KS 67226
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44Walmart Wichita Supercenter - (24.5 mi)
11411 E Kellogg Dr
Wichita KS 67207
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44UPS Store - Tallgrass Shopping Center - (24.7 mi)
21st & Rock (BY Dillons)
2250 N Rock Rd
Wichita KS 67226
Price: Cost varies by locationWalgreens #6363 - Wichita - (24.9 mi)
Southeast Corner Of Woodlawn & 37Th
3770 N Woodlawn Blvd
Wichita KS 67220
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Costco Store #1200 - Wichita - (25.2 mi)
9700 E Kellogg
Wichita KS 67207
Price: Cost at COSTCO locations: $5.99