Las Vegas, New Mexico Passport Office Information

Last Reviewed on March 16th, 2022

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

Las Vegas Post Office
1001 Douglas Ave
Las Vegas NM, 87701

In Las Vegas, 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 Las Vegas 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 Las Vegas, 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 Las Vegas, New Mexico and Expedited Passport service options for Las Vegas.

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 Las Vegas New Mexico

Showing the single passport office in Las Vegas:

Las Vegas Post Office

1001 Douglas Ave
Las Vegas, NM 87701


Other passport offices near Las Vegas New Mexico

Santa Fe Post Office - Santa Fe - 50.2 Miles
Ranchos De Taos Post Office - Ranchos de Taos - 59.8 Miles
Taos Post Office - Taos - 61.4 Miles
Tucumcari Post Office - Tucumcari - 62.5 Miles
Moriarty Post Office - Moriarty - 62.8 Miles
Edgewood Post Office - Edgewood - 68 Miles
Los Alamos Post Office - Los Alamos - 70.2 Miles
Cedar Crest Post Office - Cedar Crest - 74.4 Miles
Bernalillo Post Office - Bernalillo - 80.3 Miles
Foothills Station - Albuquerque - 81.5 Miles

Regional Passport Offices Close to Las Vegas

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 - 239.2 Miles
Colorado Passport Agency - 247.8 Miles
Western Passport Agency - 354.4 Miles
Dallas Passport Agency - 435.7 Miles
Arkansas Passport Center - 584.6 Miles

Las Vegas, New Mexico Passport Forms & Application Guides

Getting a passport in Las Vegas 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 Las Vegas 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 Las Vegas will need to visit a passport office.
* Las Vegas 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 Las Vegas

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 Las Vegas 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 Las Vegas 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 Las Vegas

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

Tecolotito New Mexico, Cleveland New Mexico, Roy New Mexico, Miami New Mexico, Santa Fe New Mexico, Rio En Medio New Mexico, Springer New Mexico, Peñasco New Mexico, Angel Fire New Mexico, Cimarron New Mexico, Santa Cruz New Mexico, Española New Mexico, San Juan New Mexico, Peña Blanca New Mexico, Rio Rancho New Mexico, Jemez Springs New Mexico, Des Moines New Mexico, Melrose New Mexico

Passport Expediting in Las Vegas, New Mexico

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

Need it Fast? Expedite Now or Read more about 3rd Party Passport Expediting

Frequently Asked Questions About Passports in Las Vegas, New Mexico

We make the passport application process easier and make getting a passport in Las Vegas simplier. Our guide to how and where to get a passport in Las Vegas 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 Las Vegas?

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

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 Las Vegas, 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 Las Vegas?

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 Las Vegas?

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 Las Vegas.

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

Walgreens #2425 - Las Vegas - (15.1 mi)
Mills Avenue & 7Th Street
620 Mills Ave
Las Vegas NM 87701
(505) 425-3317
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Guadalupe and Catron, just off the square in Santa Fe - (50.5 mi)
Guadalupe And Catron
223 N Guadalupe St
Santa Fe NM 87501
(505) 982-0974
Price: Cost varies by location
UPS Store - Santa Fe - (50.6 mi)
Plaza Entrada Shopping Center
3005 S. St Francis Dr
Santa Fe NM 87505
(505) 983-9831
Price: Cost varies by location
CVS #9263 - Santa Fe - (50.6 mi)
Photo Center
511 West Cordova Road
Santa Fe NM 87501
(505) 983-5546
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walgreens #6346 - Santa Fe - (50.6 mi)
Northeast Corner Of St Francis & Zia
525 W Zia Rd
Santa Fe NM 87505
(505) 820-2196
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walgreens #2900 - Santa Fe - (50.8 mi)
St. Francis Drive & Cordova Road
1096 S Saint Francis Dr
Santa Fe NM 87505
(505) 982-9811
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
CVS #9269 - Santa Fe - (50.8 mi)
Photo Center
195 Paseo De Peralta
Santa Fe NM 87501
(505) 982-8787
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
CVS #10227 - Santa Fe - (52.4 mi)
Photo Center
2907 Cerrillos Rd
Santa Fe NM 87507
(505) 471-4660
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walmart Santa Fe Store - (52.8 mi)
Photo Center
3251 Cerrillos Rd
Santa Fe NM 87507
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walgreens #3934 - Santa Fe - (52.8 mi)
Richards & Cerrillos Road
3298 Cerrillos Rd
Santa Fe NM 87507
(505) 474-3507
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99

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