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Passport Guide for Ocala

Residents of Ocala in Marion County, Florida have only a single location from which they can get a passport application sealed at. The passport agent in Ocala 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 Ocala, there are (264) other passport offices in Florida 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 Ocala, Florida and Expedited Passport service options for Ocala.


How to Get a Passport in Ocala, Florida

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

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 Ocala or any other city in Florida 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 Ocala 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 Ocala, FL

Marion County Clerk of Court
110 NW 1st Ave
Ocala FL, 34475

Looking for a passport office in Ocala? There are hundreds of such offices in Florida. 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 Ocala.

Marion County Clerk of Court
110 NW 1st Ave
Ocala, FL 34475
 

Other passport offices near Ocala Florida:

Reddick Post Office - Reddick - 8.8 Miles
Summerfield Post Office - Summerfield - 14.5 Miles
Holder Post Office - Pine Ridge - 20.7 Miles
Lake County Clerk of Court--North Lake Branch - Lady Lake - 21.1 Miles
Betty Strifler Clerk of Courts - Inverness - 25 Miles
Archer Post Office - Archer - 25.8 Miles

Passport Service for Cities Near Ocala

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

Silver Springs Shores Florida, Belleview Florida, Williston Florida, The Villages Florida, Hawthorne Florida, Lady Lake Florida, Wildwood Florida, Beverly Hills Florida, Coleman Florida, Leesburg Florida, Crystal River Florida, Altoona Florida, Umatilla Florida, Waldo Florida, Astor Florida, Eustis Florida, Newberry Florida, Keystone Heights Florida, Crescent City Florida, Howie In The Hills Florida

Regional Passport Offices Close to Ocala

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.

Miami Passport Agency - 231.6 Miles
Atlanta Passport Agency - 294.7 Miles
New Orleans Passport Agency - 414.3 Miles
Washington Passport Agency - 633.3 Miles
Arkansas Passport Center - 639.2 Miles


Passport Expediting in Ocala, Florida

In a hurry and travelling soon? You can use a company that expedites passports in Ocala. 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 Ocala, Florida

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

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

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 Ocala 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 Ocala?

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 Ocala, 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 Ocala?

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 Ocala?

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 Ocala.

It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. CVS #3278 - Ocala - (1 mi)
Photo Center
3501 North Us Highway 441
Ocala FL 34475
(352) 622-3083
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walgreens #10671 - Ocala - (1 mi)
Southwest Corner Of Hwy 441 & 35Th
1260 Nw 35Th St
Ocala FL 34475
(352) 867-0373
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
UPS Store - The Shops Of Foxwood - (2 mi)
Publix Shopping Center On Us27 Just West Of I75
2775 NW 49th Ave
Ocala FL 34482
(352) 368-1971
Price: Cost varies by location
Walgreens #1724 - Ocala - (2 mi)
Northeast Corner Of 49Th & Hwy 27
4899 Nw Blitchton Rd
Ocala FL 34482
(352) 622-8753
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
CVS #4146 - Ocala - (2 mi)
Photo Center
1720 West Highway 326
Ocala FL 34475
(352) 351-5888
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walgreens #3391 - Ocala - (3.1 mi)
Silver Springs Boulevard & 8Th Avenue
807 E Silver Springs Blvd
Ocala FL 34470
(352) 629-8721
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walgreens #16546 - Ocala - (3.6 mi)
Sw 17Th Street & Pine Ave
474 Sw 17Th St.
Ocala FL 34471
(352) 368-1886
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
CVS #3661 - Ocala - (3.8 mi)
Photo Center
2401 Southwest 27th Avenue, Paddock Park Shopping Center
Ocala FL 34474
(352) 237-6206
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
CVS #3636 - Ocala - (4 mi)
Photo Center
1719 Southeast Lake Weir Avenue
Ocala FL 34471
(352) 629-8745
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
CVS #1813 - Ocala - (4.1 mi)
Photo Center
2449 East Silver Springs Boulevard
Ocala FL 34470
(352) 401-9492
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99