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Passport Offices in Oakland, California

Passport Guide for Oakland

Residents of Oakland in Alameda County, California have a choice of 6 passport acceptance agents to visit in order to get their passport application sealed. The passport agents in Oakland 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 6 locations there are 796 other locations in the state of California from which you can get a passport application sealed at. If you are not needing a passport in Oakland for a least (3) weeks, you can visit any of the passport acceptance agents listed below the map on this web page. If you need it faster than (3) weeks we have provided the closest regional passport offices to Oakland, California and Expedited Passport service options for Oakland.

Regional Passport Offices Close to Oakland

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.

San Francisco Passport Agency - 9.5 Miles
Los Angeles Passport Agency - 286.5 Miles
San Diego Passport Agency - 389 Miles
Seattle Passport Agency - 591.9 Miles
Western Passport Agency - 648.5 Miles

Passport Expediting in Oakland, California

In a hurry and travelling soon? You can use a company that expedites passports in Oakland. 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 visting a regional passport office yourself. However, ssing an expediting service is highly convienent 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

How to Get a Passport in Oakland, California

Getting a passport in Oakland isn't difficult, 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 Oakland or not as the process will be the same regardless of location. The standard passport processing times right now are 10 to 12 weeks to receive your passport.

* Anyone applying for a new passport in Oakland will need to visit an acceptance agent.
* Please see regional passport offices close to Oakland, there is one less than 100 miles from Oakland.
* To renew your passport, you do NOT need to visit a passport office.

Please select the appropriate guide from the list below to get started:

Passport Renewal in Oakland

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 Oakland 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's currently taking 10-12 weeks stanard processing or 4-6 weeks for expedited processing. If you need to renew it faster, you MUST have proof of travel and visit a regional passport office, the closest ones to Oakland are listed above. If this is not possible or you want to avoid going there yourself, please only then consider using a passport expediter.

Passport Offices in Oakland, CA

Piedmont Post Office
195 41st St
Oakland CA, 94611

Oakland Main Post Office
1675 7th St
Oakland CA, 94615

Oakland Civic Center Post Office
201 13th St
Oakland CA, 94612

Oakland City Clerk
City of Oakland, 1 Frank H Ogawa Plaza
Oakland CA, 94612

North Oakland Post Office
4900 Shattuck Ave
Oakland CA, 94609

Airport Post Office
8495 Pardee Dr
Oakland CA, 94621

There are 6 acceptance agents (local passport offices) located in Oakland California:

Other Passport Offices Near Oakland, California

Listed below are additional passport offices that are located near Oakland California:

San Leandro Post Office - San Leandro - 2.3 Miles
Alameda Post Office - Alameda - 2.6 Miles
San Lorenzo Post Office - San Lorenzo - 5 Miles
Canyon Post Office - Canyon - 5.9 Miles
Hayward City Clerk - Hayward - 7 Miles
Hayward Post Office - Hayward - 7.1 Miles
University of CA-Dept. of Recreational Sports - Berkeley - 8.3 Miles
Moraga Post Office - Moraga - 8.3 Miles
San Francisco P&DC Finance - San Francisco - 8.4 Miles
Berkeley Post Office - Berkeley - 8.5 Miles

Passport Service for Cities Near Oakland

Residents of the following closeby cities looking to get a passport should consider using the passport office(s) located in Oakland for document sealing and 3-week passport expediting. Be sure to check other nearby passport offices listed above, as there may be a closer passport office to your city.

Alameda California, San Leandro California, Piedmont California, Castro Valley California, Emeryville California, Moraga California, Hayward California, Orinda California, Berkeley California, Brisbane California, Lafayette California, Albany California, Alamo California, South San Francisco California, Kensington California, Danville California, San Ramon California, Foster City California, El Cerrito California, San Mateo California

Where to get Passport Photos in Oakland

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 is a compiled list of most of the major stores that provide will take and print passport photos in/near Oakland.

It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite.
Costco Store #118 - San Leandro - (1.6 miles)
Photo Center
1900 Davis St
San Leandro CA 94577
(510) 562-6708
Price: Cost at COSTCO locations: $5.99
UPS Store - Alameda - (1.6 miles)
Harbor Bay Isle Shopping Center Behind Subway
875 Island Dr
Alameda CA 94502
(510) 522-1234
Price: Cost varies by location
CVS #9250 - Alameda - (1.6 miles)
Photo Center
885 Island Drive Suite A
Alameda CA 94502
(510) 865-2155
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99 - Check for Coupon
Walgreens #3295 - Oakland - (1.7 miles)
International Boulevard & 82Nd Avenue
8102 International Blvd
Oakland CA 94621
(510) 633-3044
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99 - Check for Coupon
Walgreens #15330 - Oakland - (2.2 miles)
Northwest Corner Of Foothill & Seminary
5809 Foothill Blvd
Oakland CA 94605
(510) 564-0404
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99 - Check for Coupon
UPS Store - Alameda - (2.3 miles)
In The Bridgeside Shopping Center, Next To Nob Hill
2601 Blanding Ave
Alameda CA 94501
(510) 626-8398
Price: Cost varies by location
CVS #8431 - Oakland - (2.3 miles)
Photo Center
7200 Bancroft Ave
Oakland CA 94605
(510) 569-2795
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99 - Check for Coupon
Walgreens #9248 - Alameda - (2.4 miles)
Northwest Corner Of Otis & Park
2300 Otis Dr
Alameda CA 94501
(510) 523-7043
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99 - Check for Coupon
CVS #9128 - Alameda - (2.4 miles)
Photo Center
2314 Santa Clara Avenue
Alameda CA 94501
(510) 523-4929
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99 - Check for Coupon
UPS Store - San Leandro - (2.5 miles)
San Leandro Plaza - Davis
1271 Washington Ave
San Leandro CA 94577
(510) 357-9302
Price: Cost varies by location