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Passport Guide for Franklin

Residents of Franklin in Johnson County, Indiana have a choice of 2 passport locations to visit in order to get their passport application sealed. The passport agents in Franklin 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 2 passport offices here in Franklin, there are (163) other passport offices in Indiana 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 any of the passport acceptance agents listed below the map on this web page. If you need it faster than that, please see: closest regional passport offices to Franklin, Indiana and Expedited Passport service options for Franklin.


How to Get a Passport in Franklin, Indiana

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

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 Franklin or any other city in Indiana 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 Franklin 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 Offices in Franklin, IN

Johnson County Clerk
5 E Jefferson St
Franklin IN, 46131

Franklin Post Office
1265 N Main St
Franklin IN, 46131

Looking for a passport office in Franklin? There are hundreds of such offices in Indiana. 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 are 2 passport offices in Franklin.

Johnson County Clerk
5 E Jefferson St
Franklin, IN 46131
Franklin Post Office
1265 N Main St
Franklin, IN 46131

Other passport offices near Franklin Indiana:

Nineveh Post Office - Nineveh - 7.2 Miles
Greenwood Main Post Office - Greenwood - 7.4 Miles
Southport Branch - Indianapolis - 11.9 Miles
Shelby County Clerk - Shelbyville - 14.4 Miles
Mooresville Post Office - Mooresville - 15.9 Miles
Martinsville Post Office - Martinsville - 16.3 Miles
Park Fletcher Post Office - Indianapolis - 16.5 Miles
Indianapolis Post Office - Indianapolis - 17 Miles
East Gate Station - Indianapolis - 17.8 Miles
Circuit Court Clerk Brown County - Nashville - 18.2 Miles

Passport Service for Cities Near Franklin

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

Greenwood Indiana, Brooklyn Indiana, Beech Grove Indiana, Lowell Indiana, Indianapolis Indiana, Geneva Indiana, Cumberland Indiana, Monrovia Indiana, Plainfield Indiana, Speedway Indiana, Lawrence Indiana, Milford Indiana, Elizabethtown Indiana, Arlington Indiana, Fishers Indiana, Zionsville Indiana, Carmel Indiana, Seymour Indiana, Westfield Indiana, Shirley Indiana

Regional Passport Offices Close to Franklin

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.

Chicago Passport Agency - 159.9 Miles
Detroit Passport Agency - 219.2 Miles
Atlanta Passport Agency - 353 Miles
Buffalo Passport Agency - 384.3 Miles
Washington Passport Agency - 421.7 Miles


Passport Expediting in Franklin, Indiana

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

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

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 are 2 passport offices in Franklin.

The basic process: fill out the DS-11 New Passport Application, take it with your proof of identity, passport photos, and passport fees to any of the passport offices in Franklin 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 Franklin?

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 Franklin, 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 Chicago Passport Agency, it's not really close being that it's 159.9 miles from Franklin, 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 Franklin?

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 Franklin?

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 Franklin.

It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. Walgreens #5393 - Franklin - (0.9 mi)
Southwest Corner Of Us 31 & Rt 44
20 S Morton St
Franklin IN 46131
(317) 736-8089
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
CVS #6663 - Franklin - (1 mi)
Photo Center
11 North Morton Street
Franklin IN 46131
(317) 738-9713
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Franklin - (1.1 mi)
Kroger Shopping Center
1880 Northwood Plaza Dr
Franklin IN 46131
(317) 736-0106
Price: Cost varies by location
Walmart Franklin Supercenter - (1.4 mi)
Photo Center
2125 N Morton St
Franklin IN 46131
317-736-0144
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
CVS #6653 - Whiteland - (3.9 mi)
Photo Center
39 South Us 31
Whiteland IN 46184
(317) 535-9001
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
CVS #5408 - Bargersville - (5.2 mi)
Photo Center
5020 North State Highway 135
Bargersville IN 46106
(317) 535-1898
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
CVS #68 - Trafalgar - (5.5 mi)
Photo Center
705 West Trafalgar Pointe Way
Trafalgar IN 46181
(317) 878-5245
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walgreens #4592 - Greenwood - (7.4 mi)
Southwest Corner Rt 31 & Smith Valley
700 Us Highway 31 S
Greenwood IN 46143
(317) 883-0567
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
CVS #6648 - Greenwood - (7.5 mi)
Photo Center
655 South Us Highway 31
Greenwood IN 46142
(317) 881-1655
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walmart Greenwood Supercenter - (8 mi)
Photo Center
882 S. State Road 135
Greenwood IN 46143
317-851-1107
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44