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La Jara, Colorado Passport Office Information

Passport Guide: Get a Passport in La Jara / Applying for a passport from La Jara

Passport Guide for La Jara

Residents of La Jara in Conejos County, Colorado have only a single location from which they can get a passport application sealed at. The passport agent in La Jara 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 La Jara, there are (143) other passport offices in Colorado 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 La Jara, Colorado and Expedited Passport service options for La Jara.

How to Get a Passport in La Jara, Colorado

Getting a passport in La Jara 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 La Jara 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 La Jara will need to visit a passport office.
* La Jara 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 La Jara

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 La Jara or any other city in Colorado 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 La Jara 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 La Jara, CO

USPO - La Jara
525 Main St
La Jara CO, 81140

Looking for a passport office in La Jara? There are hundreds of such offices in Colorado. 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 La Jara.

USPO - La Jara
525 Main St
La Jara, CO 81140

Regional Passport Offices Close to La Jara

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.

Colorado Passport Agency - 151.7 Miles
El Paso Passport Agency - 333.9 Miles
Western Passport Agency - 385.6 Miles
Dallas Passport Agency - 528.5 Miles
San Diego Passport Agency - 611.5 Miles

Other passport offices near La Jara Colorado:

Adams State College - Alamosa - 12.4 Miles
USPO - Alamosa - Alamosa - 12.6 Miles
USPO - Monte Vista - Monte Vista - 16.9 Miles

Passport Service for Cities Near La Jara

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

Manassa Colorado, Antonito Colorado, Center Colorado, South Fork Colorado, Crestone Colorado, Angel Fire New Mexico, Peñasco New Mexico, Cimarron New Mexico, San Juan New Mexico, Cañon City Colorado, Florence Colorado, Santa Cruz New Mexico, Española New Mexico, Miami New Mexico, Cleveland New Mexico, Springer New Mexico, Victor Colorado, Dallas Colorado, Avondale Colorado, Fountain Colorado

Passport Expediting in La Jara, Colorado

In a hurry and travelling soon? You can use a company that expedites passports in La Jara. 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 La Jara, Colorado

What is the application process of getting a passport in La Jara?

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 La Jara.

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 La Jara 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 La Jara?

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 La Jara, 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 Colorado Passport Agency, it's not really close being that it's 151.7 miles from La Jara, 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 La Jara?

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 La Jara?

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 La Jara.

It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. Walmart Alamosa Supercenter - (12 mi)
Photo Center
3333 Clark St
Alamosa CO 81101
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walgreens #9912 - Alamosa - (12.2 mi)
Northwest Corner Of West & Main
1203 Main St
Alamosa CO 81101
(719) 589-3165
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walmart Pagosa Springs Supercenter - (49.1 mi)
Photo Center
211 Aspen Village Drive
Pagosa Springs CO 81147
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
UPS Store - Pagosa Springs - (49.7 mi)
In the City Market Shopping Center, 3 doors to the left.
135 Country Center Dr
Pagosa Springs CO 81147
(970) 731-8771
Price: Cost varies by location
Walmart Taos Store - (59.5 mi)
Photo Center
926 Paseo Del Pueblo Sur
Taos NM 87571
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walgreens #12751 - Taos - (59.5 mi)
Southeast Corner Of Hwy 68 & Cruz Alta
811 Paseo Del Pueblo Sur
Taos NM 87571
(575) 758-1704
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Taos - (60.1 mi)
Between Days Inn & Super 8 Motels
1335 Paseo Del Pueblo Sur
Taos NM 87571
(575) 758-8647
Price: Cost varies by location
Walmart Salida Supercenter - (72.8 mi)
Photo Center
7865 W Us Highway 50
Salida CO 81201
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walmart Trinidad Supercenter - (73 mi)
Photo Center
2921 Toupal Dr
Trinidad CO 81082
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walmart Espanola Supercenter - (77.8 mi)
Photo Center
1610 No. Riverside Drive
Espanola NM 87532
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44