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Kernersville, North Carolina Passport Office Information

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

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 Kernersville, NC

Kernersville Post Office
325 W Mountain St
Kernersville NC, 27284

There is only a single passport office in Kernersville.

Kernersville Post Office
325 W Mountain St
Kernersville, NC 27284

Regional Passport Offices Close to Kernersville

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 - 220.5 Miles
Atlanta Passport Agency - 255 Miles
Philadelphia Passport Agency - 327.1 Miles
New York Passport Agency - 397.1 Miles
Detroit Passport Agency - 397.4 Miles

Other passport offices near Kernersville North Carolina:

Winston-Salem State University - Winston-Salem - 7.4 Miles
Guilford Station USPS - Greensboro - 9.1 Miles
North Point Station USPS - Winston-Salem - 9.9 Miles
High Point Post Office - High Point - 10.5 Miles
Hanes Mall Post Office - Winston-Salem - 11.2 Miles
Four Seasons Station USPS - Greensboro - 12.5 Miles
Thomasville Post Office - Thomasville - 14.2 Miles
Greensboro Main Post Office - Greensboro - 14.4 Miles
King Post Office - King - 16.4 Miles
Clerk of Court Davidson County - Lexington - 19.6 Miles

Passport Service for Cities Near Kernersville

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

Kernersville North Carolina, Jamestown North Carolina, High Point North Carolina, Greensboro North Carolina, Thomasville North Carolina, Madison North Carolina, Reidsville North Carolina, Eden North Carolina, Burlington North Carolina, Mount Airy North Carolina, Pittsburg North Carolina, Collinsville Virginia, Cleveland North Carolina, Arlington North Carolina, Siler City North Carolina, Elkin North Carolina, Mebane North Carolina, New London North Carolina, Providence North Carolina, Thurmond North Carolina

How to Get a Passport in Kernersville, North Carolina

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

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 Kernersville 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 Kernersville 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 Kernersville, North Carolina

In a hurry and travelling soon? You can use a company that expedites passports in Kernersville. 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 Kernersville, North Carolina

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

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

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 Kernersville 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 Kernersville?

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 Kernersville, 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 Kernersville?

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 Kernersville?

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 Kernersville.

It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. Walgreens #1253 - Kernersville - (0.4 mi)
Southeast Corner Of Piney Grove & Main St
340 N Main St
Kernersville NC 27284
(336) 993-5689
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Kernersville - (1.1 mi)
Kernersville Market Place
931 S Main St
Kernersville NC 27284
(336) 993-6000
Price: Cost varies by location
CVS #3832 - Kernersville - (1.4 mi)
Photo Center
1101 South Main Street
Kernersville NC 27284
(336) 996-4021
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walmart Kernersville Supercenter - (1.4 mi)
Photo Center
1130 S Main St
Kernersville NC 27284
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
CVS #3643 - Kernersville - (2.3 mi)
Photo Center
1398 Union Cross Road
Kernersville NC 27284
(336) 993-9600
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Walkertown Commons - (4 mi)
Walkertown Commons next to El Maguey Restaurant
5164 Reidsville Rd
Walkertown NC 27051
(336) 754-1312
Price: Cost varies by location
CVS #1218 - Walkertown - (4.1 mi)
Photo Center
5210 Reidsville Road
Walkertown NC 27051
(336) 595-3640
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walgreens #12562 - Walkertown - (4.8 mi)
Northwest Corner Of Main St & Nc 66
2912 Main St
Walkertown NC 27051
(336) 595-2638
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
CVS #6033 - Oak Ridge - (5.3 mi)
Photo Center
2300 Highway 150
Oak Ridge NC 27310
(336) 644-6384
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
UPS Store - High Point - (7.3 mi)
Oak Hollow Square Shopping Center
1589 Skeet Club Road
High Point NC 27265
(336) 841-6573
Price: Cost varies by location