Bernalillo, New Mexico Passport Office Information

Last Reviewed on March 16th, 2022

How to get a passport in Bernalillo, NM: Passport Offices & Application Process

Bernalillo Post Office
145 Calle Del Presidente
Bernalillo NM, 87004

In Bernalillo, New Mexico there is only a single passport office location (e.g. acceptance agent). These passport offices are part of the application process for a new adult or child passport application. The Bernalillo passport office clerks are official "acceptance agents" for the Passport Agency and can witness your signature and seal your passport documents (if you do not need your passport application sealed then you do not need to visit an acceptance agent).

In addition to the 1 passport office in Bernalillo, there are (60) other passport offices in New Mexico 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 Bernalillo, New Mexico and Expedited Passport service options for Bernalillo.

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 local passport offices don't issue passports; the clerks (acceptance agents) at a local office can 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 Offices in Bernalillo New Mexico

Showing the single passport office in Bernalillo:

Bernalillo Post Office

145 Calle Del Presidente
Bernalillo, NM 87004


Other passport offices near Bernalillo New Mexico

Rio Rancho Branch Station - Rio Rancho - 12.5 Miles
Richard J. Pino Station - Albuquerque - 15.2 Miles
Academy Station - Albuquerque - 19.1 Miles
Main Window Office - Albuquerque - 20.8 Miles
USPS Downtown Station - Albuquerque - 21.1 Miles
Galleria Post Office - Albuquerque - 21.1 Miles
Uptown Station - Albuquerque - 21.1 Miles
University Station - Albuquerque - 22 Miles
Steve Schiff Station - Albuquerque - 22.4 Miles
Manzano Station - Albuquerque - 23.7 Miles

Regional Passport Offices Close to Bernalillo

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.

El Paso Passport Agency - 219.5 Miles
Colorado Passport Agency - 271.9 Miles
Western Passport Agency - 276.3 Miles
Dallas Passport Agency - 521.9 Miles
San Diego Passport Agency - 538.4 Miles

Bernalillo, New Mexico Passport Forms & Application Guides

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

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 Bernalillo or any other city in New Mexico 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 Bernalillo are listed below. If this is not possible or you want to avoid going there yourself, please only then consider using a passport expeditor.

Passport Service for Cities Near Bernalillo

Residents of the following cities that are close to Bernalillo can consider using the passport office services in Bernalillo for their passport application sealing needs.

Rio Rancho New Mexico, Rio Rancho New Mexico, Jemez Springs New Mexico, Peña Blanca New Mexico, Belen New Mexico, Santa Fe New Mexico, Española New Mexico, Rio En Medio New Mexico, Santa Cruz New Mexico, Pueblo Pintado New Mexico, San Juan New Mexico, Peñasco New Mexico, Cleveland New Mexico, Magdalena New Mexico, Tecolotito New Mexico, Angel Fire New Mexico, Farmington New Mexico

Passport Expediting in Bernalillo, New Mexico

In a hurry and travelling soon? You can use a company that expedites passports in Bernalillo. 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).

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Frequently Asked Questions About Passports in Bernalillo, New Mexico

We make the passport application process easier and make getting a passport in Bernalillo simplier. Our guide to how and where to get a passport in Bernalillo contains all the passport office information you will need but often times there are still questions:

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

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

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 Bernalillo, 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 Bernalillo?

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, $130 ($165 with acceptance agent fee) for adult passports and $100 ($135 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 Bernalillo?

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 Bernalillo.

It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite.

Walgreens #12270 - Rio Rancho - (10 mi)
Northeast Corner Of Unser & Northern
2101 Northern Blvd Ne
Rio Rancho NM 87124
(505) 217-3980
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walmart Rio Rancho Supercenter - (11.5 mi)
Photo Center
901 Unser Blvd Se
Rio Rancho NM 87124
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walgreens #4187 - Rio Rancho - (11.6 mi)
Southern Boulevard & Unser
1941 Southern Blvd Se
Rio Rancho NM 87124
(505) 891-8186
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walgreens #5158 - Rio Rancho - (12.8 mi)
Northwest Corner Of Rio Rancho & Southern
4051 Southern Blvd Se
Rio Rancho NM 87124
(505) 892-6690
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
CVS #7552 - Rio Rancho - (12.8 mi)
Photo Center
1001 New Mexico 528 South East
Rio Rancho NM 87124
(505) 896-2078
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Rio Rancho - (12.9 mi)
At Highway 528 And Enchanted Hills Blvd
7820 Enchanted Hills Blvd
Rio Rancho NM 87144
(505) 771-2810
Price: Cost varies by location
Walgreens #5732 - Rio Rancho - (13 mi)
Northwest Corner Of Hwy 528 & Enchanted Hills
7850 Enchanted Hills Blvd Ne
Rio Rancho NM 87144
(505) 771-2777
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Rio Rancho - (13 mi)
In The Smith's Shopping Center Behind McDonald's
1380 Rio Rancho Blvd SE
Rio Rancho NM 87124
(505) 892-5039
Price: Cost varies by location
Walgreens #12407 - Albuquerque - (13.1 mi)
Northeast Corner Of Unser & Mcmahon
10800 Unser Blvd Nw
Albuquerque NM 87114
(505) 205-1849
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walmart Bernalillo Supercenter - (13.2 mi)
Photo Center
460 Nm Highway #528
Bernalillo NM 87004
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44

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