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Passport Guide for Hudson
Residents of Hudson in Caldwell County, North Carolina have only a single location from which they can get a passport application sealed at. The passport agent in Hudson 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 Hudson, there are (139) other passport offices in North Carolina 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 Hudson, North Carolina and Expedited Passport service options for Hudson.
How to Get a Passport in Hudson, North Carolina
Getting a passport in Hudson 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 Hudson 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 Hudson will need to visit a passport office.
* Hudson 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 Hudson
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 Hudson or any other city in North Carolina 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 Hudson 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 Hudson, NC
Hudson Post Office
101 Fairway Ave
Hudson NC, 28638
Looking for a passport office in Hudson? There are hundreds of such offices in North Carolina. 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 Hudson.
101 Fairway Ave
Hudson, NC 28638
Other passport offices near Hudson North Carolina:Valdese Post Office - Valdese - 7.4 Miles
Hickory Main Post Office - Hickory - 9.6 Miles
Superior Court Clerk Burke County - Morganton - 11.6 Miles
Morganton Post Office - Morganton - 12.3 Miles
Taylorsville Post Office - Taylorsville - 15.4 Miles
Newton Post Office - Newton - 16.7 Miles
Blowing Rock Post Office - Blowing Rock - 19.8 Miles
Moravian Falls Post Office - Moravian Falls - 21.1 Miles
Boone Main Post Office - Boone - 23.1 Miles
Wilkesboro Post Office - Wilkesboro - 24.1 Miles
Passport Service for Cities Near Hudson
Residents of the following close by cities looking to get a passport should consider using these passport office(s) located in Hudson for their passport application sealing needs.
Hudson North Carolina, Bethlehem North Carolina, Hickory North Carolina, Mountain View North Carolina, Salem North Carolina, Conover North Carolina, Claremont North Carolina, Blowing Rock North Carolina, Maiden North Carolina, Wilkesboro North Carolina, North Wilkesboro North Carolina, Cherryville North Carolina, Spruce Pine North Carolina, Denver North Carolina, Minneapolis North Carolina, Waco North Carolina, West Jefferson North Carolina, Dallas North Carolina, Forest City North Carolina, Mooresville North Carolina
Frequently Asked Questions About Passports in Hudson, North Carolina
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 Hudson.
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 Hudson 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 Hudson, 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 Atlanta Passport Agency, it's not really close being that it's 190.1 miles from Hudson, 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.
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 Hudson.
It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. CVS #7535 - Hudson - (1.2 mi)
3369 Hickory Boulevard
Hudson NC 28638
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99Walgreens #12781 - Lenoir - (5.1 mi)
Southeast Corner Of Hwy 321 & Hospital
440 Blowing Rock Blvd
Lenoir NC 28645
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99CVS #4379 - Lenoir - (5.4 mi)
875 Blowing Rock Boulevard
Lenoir NC 28645
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99Walmart Lenoir Supercenter - (5.6 mi)
935 Blowing Rock Blvd
Lenoir NC 28645
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44Walmart Granite Falls Supercenter - (5.7 mi)
4780 Hickory Blvd
Granite Falls NC 28630
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44CVS #3120 - Rutherford College - (6.7 mi)
301 Us Highway 70
Rutherford College NC 28671
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99CVS #2676 - Hickory - (8.1 mi)
1220 Highway 321 Northwest
Hickory NC 28601
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99UPS Store - Hickory - (8.1 mi)
Commerce Center 9th Avenue Northwest
905 Hwy 321 NW
Hickory NC 28601
Price: Cost varies by locationCVS #7322 - Hildebran - (8.4 mi)
200 A Highway 70 East
Hildebran NC 28637
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99Walgreens #7646 - Hickory - (8.6 mi)
Northwest Corner Of Hwy 127 & 29Th
2915 N Center St
Hickory NC 28601
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99