Fort Scott, Kansas Passport Office Information
Residents of Fort Scott in Bourbon County, Kansas have only a single location from which they can get a passport application sealed at. The passport agent in Fort Scott 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 Fort Scott, 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 Fort Scott, Kansas and Expedited Passport service options for Fort Scott.
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 Fort Scott, KS
Fort Scott Post Office
120 S National Ave
Fort Scott KS, 66701
There is only a single passport office in Fort Scott.
120 S National Ave
Fort Scott, KS 66701
Other passport offices near Fort Scott Kansas:Nevada Post Office - Nevada - 17.4 Miles
Girard Post Office - Girard - 20.5 Miles
Crawford County Register of Deeds - Girard - 20.5 Miles
Pittsburg Main Post Office - Pittsburg - 25.4 Miles
Passport Service for Cities Near Fort Scott
Residents of the following close by cities looking to get a passport should consider using these passport office(s) located in Fort Scott for their passport application sealing needs.
Arcadia Kansas, Liberal Missouri, Pleasanton Kansas, Pittsburg Kansas, Nashville Missouri, Milford Missouri, Parker Kansas, Rockville Missouri, Fontana Kansas, Waco Missouri, Chanute Kansas, Adrian Missouri, Parsons Kansas, Osawatomie Kansas, Richmond Kansas, Webb City Missouri, Oakland Park Missouri, Galena Kansas, Joplin Missouri, Louisburg Kansas
How to Get a Passport in Fort Scott, Kansas
Getting a passport in Fort Scott 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 Fort Scott 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 Fort Scott will need to visit a passport office.
* Fort Scott 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 Fort Scott
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 Fort Scott 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 Fort Scott are listed below. If this is not possible or you want to avoid going there yourself, please only then consider using a passport expediter.
Frequently Asked Questions About Passports in Fort Scott, Kansas
Getting a passport is pretty much the process same wherever you are, the downside to being in Fort Scott 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 Fort Scott.
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 Fort Scott 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 Fort Scott, 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 Fort Scott.
It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. Walgreens #11086 - Fort Scott - (1.7 mi)
Northeast Corner Of Us Hwy 69 & 23Rd St
2229 S Main St
Fort Scott KS 66701
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walmart Fort Scott Supercenter - (1.9 mi)
2500 S Main St
Fort Scott KS 66701
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44Walmart Nevada Supercenter - (18.7 mi)
2250 Lincoln Ave
Nevada MO 64772
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44UPS Store - Home Depot Shopping Center - (24.1 mi)
Next To Home Depot
101 W 29th St
Pittsburg KS 66762
Price: Cost varies by locationWalmart Pittsburg Supercenter - (24.3 mi)
2710 N Broadway St
Pittsburg KS 66762
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44Walgreens #9049 - Pittsburg - (24.8 mi)
Southwest Corner Of Broadway & 20 Th
1911 N Broadway St
Pittsburg KS 66762
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walmart Lamar Supercenter - (28.5 mi)
29 Sw 1st Ln
Lamar MO 64759
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44Walmart Butler Supercenter - (30.4 mi)
400 S Fran
Butler MO 64730
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44Walmart Iola Supercenter - (33.3 mi)
2200 N State St
Iola KS 66749
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44Walmart Chanute Supercenter - (36.4 mi)
2700 S Santa Fe Ave
Chanute KS 66720
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44