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Howard, Kansas Passport Office Information


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

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 Howard, KS

Howard Post Office
135 W Randolph St
Howard KS, 67349

There is only a single passport office in Howard.

Howard Post Office
135 W Randolph St
Howard, KS 67349
 

Regional Passport Offices Close to Howard

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.

Arkansas Passport Center - 237.2 Miles
Dallas Passport Agency - 285.2 Miles
Colorado Passport Agency - 423.7 Miles
Houston Passport Agency - 467.3 Miles
Chicago Passport Agency - 475.4 Miles



Other passport offices near Howard Kansas:

Eureka Post Office - Eureka - 19 Miles
Fredonia Main Post Office - Fredonia - 19 Miles

Passport Service for Cities Near Howard

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

Moline Kansas, New Albany Kansas, Cambridge Kansas, Atlanta Kansas, Altoona Kansas, Buffalo Kansas, Hamilton Kansas, Cherryvale Kansas, Augusta Kansas, Douglass Kansas, Madison Kansas, Chanute Kansas, Coffeyville Kansas, Andover Kansas, Benton Kansas, Potwin Kansas, Oxford Kansas, Arkansas City Kansas, Parsons Kansas, Derby Kansas


How to Get a Passport in Howard, Kansas

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

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 Howard 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 Howard 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 Howard, Kansas

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

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

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

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 Howard 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 Howard?

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 Howard, 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 Howard?

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 Howard?

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 Howard.

It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. Walmart Independence Supercenter - (28.8 mi)
Photo Center
121 Peter Pan Rd
Independence KS 67301
620-331-9836
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walgreens #9454 - Independence - (30.1 mi)
Southeast Corner Of S 10Th St & Main St
301 W Main St
Independence KS 67301
(620) 331-7594
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walgreens #10721 - El Dorado - (35.1 mi)
Southwest Corner Of N Main St & W 6Th Ave
119 W 6Th Ave
El Dorado KS 67042
(316) 321-6700
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walmart El Dorado Supercenter - (36.5 mi)
Photo Center
301 S Village Rd
El Dorado KS 67042
316-322-7439
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walmart Augusta Supercenter - (37.5 mi)
Photo Center
719 W 7th Ave
Augusta KS 67010
316-347-2720
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walmart Chanute Supercenter - (38 mi)
Photo Center
2700 S Santa Fe Ave
Chanute KS 66720
620-431-7938
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walmart Winfield Supercenter - (40.2 mi)
Photo Center
2202 Pike Rd
Winfield KS 67156
620-221-0651
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walmart Coffeyville Supercenter - (41.8 mi)
Photo Center
1863 Cr 5300
Coffeyville KS 67337
620-251-4153
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walgreens #5840 - Andover - (44.5 mi)
Southeast Corner Of Andover & Central
440 N Andover Rd
Andover KS 67002
(316) 218-0819
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walmart Arkansas City Supercenter - (46.3 mi)
Photo Center
2701 N Summit St
Arkansas City KS 67005
620-741-0046
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44