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Los Alamitos, California Passport Office Information

Passport Guide: Get a Passport in Los Alamitos / Applying for a passport from Los Alamitos

Residents of Los Alamitos in Orange County, California have only a single location from which they can get a passport application sealed at. The passport agent in Los Alamitos 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 Los Alamitos, there are (800) other passport offices in California 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 Los Alamitos, California and Expedited Passport service options for Los Alamitos.

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 Los Alamitos, CA

Los Alamitos Post Office
10650 Reagan St
Los Alamitos CA, 90720

There is only a single passport office in Los Alamitos.

Los Alamitos Post Office
10650 Reagan St
Los Alamitos, CA 90720

Regional Passport Offices Close to Los Alamitos

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.

Los Angeles Passport Agency - 24.7 Miles
San Diego Passport Agency - 78.4 Miles
San Francisco Passport Agency - 319 Miles
Western Passport Agency - 375.5 Miles
El Paso Passport Agency - 596.2 Miles

Other passport offices near Los Alamitos California:

Seal Beach Main Post Office - Seal Beach - 2.2 Miles
Hawaiian Gardens Branch Post Office - Hawaiian Gardens - 2.6 Miles
Cypress Post Office - Cypress - 2.7 Miles
California State University Long Beach - Long Beach - 2.8 Miles
Westminster-Center Station Post Office - Westminster - 3.5 Miles
Stanton Post Office - Stanton - 3.7 Miles
Artesia City Hall - Artesia - 4 Miles
Buena Park Library District - Buena Park - 4.2 Miles
Long Beach GMF Station Post Office - Long Beach - 4.3 Miles
Buena Park Post Office - Buena Park - 4.3 Miles

Passport Service for Cities Near Los Alamitos

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

Los Alamitos California, Cypress California, Hawaiian Gardens California, La Palma California, Westminster California, Stanton California, Seal Beach California, Cerritos California, Artesia California, Lakewood California, Buena Park California, Bellflower California, Garden Grove California, Long Beach California, Norwalk California, Paramount California, Fountain Valley California, La Mirada California, Anaheim California, Fullerton California

How to Get a Passport in Los Alamitos, California

Getting a passport in Los Alamitos 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 Los Alamitos 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 Los Alamitos will need to visit a passport office.
* Please see regional passport offices close to Los Alamitos, there is one less than 100 miles from Los Alamitos.
* To renew your passport, you do NOT need to visit a passport office.

Please select the appropriate guide from the list:

Passport Renewal in Los Alamitos

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 Los Alamitos or any other city in California 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 Los Alamitos 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 Los Alamitos, California

In a hurry and travelling soon? You can use a company that expedites passports in Los Alamitos. 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 Los Alamitos, California

What is the application process of getting a passport in Los Alamitos?

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 Los Alamitos.

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 Los Alamitos 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 Los Alamitos?

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 Los Alamitos, you have the choice between standard mail-in service (currently taking 10-12 weeks) or expedited mail-in service (takes 4-6 weeks).

While not down the street, the closest option for a passport-issuing facility is the Los Angeles Passport Agency, it's not too far from Los Alamitos and if you can provide proof of travel within the next seventy-two hours, you can make an appointment there and get a passport.

If you have trouble getting an appointment at the Los Angeles Passport Agency, there are additional regional offices that are farther but may be options for you, see regional passport offices near Los Alamitos.

How much does a passport cost in Los Alamitos?

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 Los Alamitos?

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 Los Alamitos.

It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. CVS #4043 - Los Alamitos - (0.6 mi)
Photo Center
3401 Katella Avenue
Los Alamitos CA 90720
(562) 430-2026
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Los Alamitos - (0.6 mi)
Photo Center
4276 Katella Ave
Los Alamitos CA 90720
(714) 316-0653
Price: Cost varies by location
UPS Store - Seal Beach / Los Alamitos - (0.6 mi)
Old Ranch Town Center / Target Plaza
12340 Seal Beach Blvd
Seal Beach CA 90740
(562) 430-9177
Price: Cost varies by location
CVS #9551 - Seal Beach - (0.9 mi)
Photo Center
12490 Seal Beach Boulevard
Seal Beach CA 90740
(562) 596-4533
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Costco Store #748 - Cypress - (1.5 mi)
Photo Center
5401 Katella Ave
Cypress CA 90720
(562) 668-5150
Price: Cost at COSTCO locations: $5.99
Walgreens #7629 - Cypress - (1.7 mi)
Northeast Corner Of Moody & Ball
5005 Ball Rd
Cypress CA 90630
(714) 886-1079
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walgreens #6187 - Garden Grove - (1.9 mi)
Northeast Corner Of Valley View & Chapman
11950 Valley View St
Garden Grove CA 92845
(714) 893-4196
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
CVS #9575 - Cypress - (2 mi)
Photo Center
5501 Ball Road
Cypress CA 90630
(714) 484-3502
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
CVS #9589 - Hawaiian Gardens - (2.3 mi)
Photo Center
12221 Carson Street
Hawaiian Gardens CA 90716
(562) 468-7011
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Lakewood Plaza Marketplace - (2.4 mi)
Albertson's Shopping Center At Spring And Palo Verde
6285 E Spring St
Long Beach CA 90808
(562) 982-1430
Price: Cost varies by location