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Elkhart, Kansas Passport Office Information


Residents of Elkhart in Morton County, Kansas have only a single location from which they can get a passport application sealed at. The passport agent in Elkhart 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 Elkhart, 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 Elkhart, Kansas and Expedited Passport service options for Elkhart.

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.


Passport Office in Elkhart, KS

Morton County Economic Development
533 Morton St
Elkhart KS, 67950

There is only a single passport office in Elkhart.

Morton County Economic Development
533 Morton St
Elkhart, KS 67950
 

Regional Passport Offices Close to Elkhart

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 - 201.5 Miles
Dallas Passport Agency - 365.5 Miles
El Paso Passport Agency - 394.9 Miles
Arkansas Passport Center - 460.1 Miles
Western Passport Agency - 528.8 Miles



Other passport offices near Elkhart Kansas:

Stanton County District Court - Johnson City - 25.5 Miles

Passport Service for Cities Near Elkhart

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

Moscow Kansas, Holcomb Kansas, Arlington Colorado


How to Get a Passport in Elkhart, Kansas

Getting a passport in Elkhart 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 Elkhart 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 Elkhart will need to visit a passport office.
* Elkhart 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 Elkhart

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 Elkhart 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 Elkhart 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 Expediting in Elkhart, Kansas

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

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

Getting a passport is pretty much the process same wherever you are, the downside to being in Elkhart 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 Elkhart.

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 Elkhart 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 Elkhart?

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 Elkhart, 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.

How much does a passport cost in Elkhart?

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 Elkhart?

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 Elkhart.

It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. Walmart Guymon Supercenter - (36 mi)
Photo Center
2600 N Highway 64
Guymon OK 73942
580-338-5770
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walgreens #10722 - Liberal - (49.7 mi)
Southwest Corner Of N Kansas Ave & W 15Th St
10 W 15Th St
Liberal KS 67901
(620) 624-5334
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walmart Liberal Supercenter - (49.9 mi)
Photo Center
250 E Tucker Rd
Liberal KS 67901
620-624-7515
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walmart Lamar Supercenter - (62.7 mi)
Photo Center
1432 E Olive St
Lamar CO 81052
719-336-0546
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walgreens #7972 - Garden City - (70.6 mi)
Southeast Corner Of Center St & Kansas Ave
1308 E Kansas Ave
Garden City KS 67846
(620) 275-4430
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walmart Garden City Supercenter - (71.9 mi)
Photo Center
3101 E Kansas Ave
Garden City KS 67846
620-275-6356
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
CVS #4820 - Dumas - (78.7 mi)
Photo Center
100 North Dumas Avenue
Dumas TX 79029
(806) 935-2387
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walmart Dumas Supercenter - (80.3 mi)
Photo Center
2003 S Dumas Ave
Dumas TX 79029
806-934-1616
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walmart La Junta Supercenter - (92.3 mi)
Photo Center
6 Conley Rd
La Junta CO 81050
719-383-2592
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
CVS #3244 - Borger - (94.5 mi)
Photo Center
230 N Cedar
Borger TX 79007
(806) 273-1433
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99