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Forest Hill, Maryland Passport Office Information

Passport Guide: Get a Passport in Forest Hill / Applying for a passport from Forest Hill

Passport Guide for Forest Hill

Residents of Forest Hill in Harford County, Maryland have only a single location from which they can get a passport application sealed at. The passport agent in Forest Hill 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 Forest Hill, there are (210) other passport offices in Maryland 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 Forest Hill, Maryland and Expedited Passport service options for Forest Hill.


How to Get a Passport in Forest Hill, Maryland

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

Please select the appropriate guide from the list:

Passport Renewal in Forest Hill

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 Forest Hill or any other city in Maryland 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 Forest Hill 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 Forest Hill, MD

USPS Forest Hill Main Post Office
2329 Rock Spring Rd
Forest Hill MD, 21050

Looking for a passport office in Forest Hill? There are hundreds of such offices in Maryland. 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 Forest Hill.

USPS Forest Hill Main Post Office
2329 Rock Spring Rd
Forest Hill, MD 21050
 

Regional Passport Offices Close to Forest Hill

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.

Washington Passport Agency - 51.2 Miles
Philadelphia Passport Agency - 61.5 Miles
New York Passport Agency - 129 Miles
Connecticut Passport Agency - 157.3 Miles
Buffalo Passport Agency - 227.5 Miles



Other passport offices near Forest Hill Maryland:

Bel Air Post Office - Bel Air - 3.8 Miles
USPS Jarrettsville Post Office - Jarrettsville - 4.1 Miles
USPS Fallston Post Office - Fallston - 4.4 Miles
USPS Churchville Post Office - Churchville - 6.8 Miles
USPS Abingdon Post Office - Abingdon - 7.5 Miles
USPS Kingsville Post Office - Kingsville - 8.2 Miles
USPS Glen Arm Post Office - Glen Arm - 9.2 Miles
USPS Joppa Post Office - Joppa - 10.2 Miles
USPS Edgewood Post Office - Edgewood - 10.5 Miles
USPS Aberdeen Post Office - Aberdeen - 11.5 Miles

Passport Service for Cities Near Forest Hill

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

Joppatowne Maryland, Riverside Maryland, Phoenix Maryland, Aberdeen Maryland, Sparks Maryland, Port Deposit Maryland, Carney Maryland, Cockeysville Maryland, Hampton Maryland, Havre de Grace Maryland, Lutherville Maryland, Perryville Maryland, Rising Sun Maryland, Essex Maryland, Shrewsbury Pennsylvania, Pikesville Maryland, Owings Mills Maryland, North East Maryland, Dundalk Maryland, Reisterstown Maryland


Passport Expediting in Forest Hill, Maryland

In a hurry and travelling soon? You can use a company that expedites passports in Forest Hill. 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 Forest Hill, Maryland

What is the application process of getting a passport in Forest Hill?

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 Forest Hill.

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 Forest Hill 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 Forest Hill?

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 Forest Hill, 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 Washington Passport Agency, it's not really close being that it's 51.2 miles from Forest Hill, 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 Forest Hill?

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 Forest Hill?

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 Forest Hill.

It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. Walgreens #9926 - Forest Hill - (0.9 mi)
Northwest Corner Of Rock Spring & Myers
2016 Rock Spring Rd
Forest Hill MD 21050
(410) 638-2404
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
CVS #352 - Forest Hill - (1.8 mi)
Photo Center
1519 Rock Spring Road
Forest Hill MD 21050
(410) 638-8757
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walgreens #17191 - Bel Air - (2 mi)
Southwest Corner Of Hoagie Dr & East West Hwy
606 Hoagie Dr
Bel Air MD 21014
(410) 420-0176
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walgreens #12748 - Bel Air - (4 mi)
Southeast Corner Of Brierhill & Churchville
1201 E Churchville Rd
Bel Air MD 21014
(410) 399-9691
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
CVS #2499 - Belair - (4 mi)
Photo Center
1221 Churchville Road
Belair MD 21015
(410) 420-8319
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walgreens #19144 - Fallston - (4.1 mi)
Southeast Corner Of Fallston Road & Pleasantville Road
2101 Fallston Road
Fallston MD 21047
(410) 877-7849
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Bel Air - (4.3 mi)
Amyclae Business Center, Next to Starbucks and APGFCU
1200 Agora Dr
Bel Air MD 21014
(410) 838-9299
Price: Cost varies by location
Walgreens #17619 - Bel Air - (4.3 mi)
Northeast Corner Of East Churchville Rd & N Fountain Green Rd
1600 E Churchville Rd
Bel Air MD 21015
(410) 836-9628
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walmart Fallston Supercenter - (5.3 mi)
Photo Center
303 Fallston Blvd
Fallston MD 21047
443-686-7042
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
CVS #4018 - Fallston - (5.6 mi)
Photo Center
228 Mountain Road
Fallston MD 21047
(410) 877-7887
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99