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Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania Passport Office Information

How to get a passport in Elizabethtown, PA: Passport Offices & Application Process

Elizabethtown Public Library
10 S Market St
Elizabethtown PA, 17022

In Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania 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 Elizabethtown 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 Elizabethtown, there are (325) other passport offices in Pennsylvania 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 Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania and Expedited Passport service options for Elizabethtown.

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 Elizabethtown Pennsylvania

Showing the single passport office in Elizabethtown:

Elizabethtown Public Library

10 S Market St
Elizabethtown, PA 17022


Other passport offices near Elizabethtown Pennsylvania

Milanof-Schock Library - Mt Joy - 5.7 Miles
Manheim Post Office - Manheim - 9.7 Miles
East York Post Office - York - 11.1 Miles
Lower Paxton Branch Post Office - Harrisburg - 12.4 Miles
Lebanon County Prothonotary's Office - Lebanon - 13 Miles
York County Judicial Center - York - 13.5 Miles
Lititz Post Office - Lititz - 13.7 Miles
Lancaster Main Post Office - Lancaster - 13.9 Miles
Dauphin County Prothonotary's Office - Harrisburg - 13.9 Miles
Federal Square Post Office - Harrisburg - 13.9 Miles

Regional Passport Offices Close to Elizabethtown

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.

Philadelphia Passport Agency - 68.3 Miles
Washington Passport Agency - 78.8 Miles
New York Passport Agency - 123.3 Miles
Connecticut Passport Agency - 149.5 Miles
Buffalo Passport Agency - 192.4 Miles

Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania Passport Forms & Application Guides

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

Please select the appropriate guide from the list:

Passport Renewal in Elizabethtown

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 Elizabethtown or any other city in Pennsylvania 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 Elizabethtown 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 Elizabethtown

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

Elizabethtown Pennsylvania, Mount Joy Pennsylvania, Middletown Pennsylvania, Marietta Pennsylvania, Hershey Pennsylvania, Manchester Pennsylvania, Palmyra Pennsylvania, Wrightsville Pennsylvania, Columbia Pennsylvania, Harrisburg Pennsylvania, Dover Pennsylvania, Windsor Pennsylvania, Marysville Pennsylvania, Fredericksburg Pennsylvania, Akron Pennsylvania, Myerstown Pennsylvania, Mechanicsburg Pennsylvania, Ephrata Pennsylvania, Richland Pennsylvania, Denver Pennsylvania

Passport Expediting in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania

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

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

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 Elizabethtown.
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 Elizabethtown 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 Elizabethtown?

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 Elizabethtown, you have the choice between standard mail-in service (currently taking 10-12 weeks) or expedited mail-in service (takes 4-6 weeks). You are going to have to do a little bit of a road-trip, the nearest passport issuing facility is The Philadelphia Passport Agency, it's not really close being that it's 68.3 miles from Elizabethtown, but that's where you need to make an appointment. Another option for you may be to use a passport expediting service to go to a regional facility for you.

How much does a passport cost in Elizabethtown?

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 Elizabethtown?

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 Elizabethtown.

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

CVS #1672 - Elizabethtown - (1.8 mi)
Photo Center
1575 South Market Street
Elizabethtown PA 17022
(717) 367-2173
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
CVS #2494 - Mount Joy - (5.2 mi)
Photo Center
525 West Main Street
Mount Joy PA 17552
(717) 653-4747
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Mount Joy - (6.7 mi)
In Mount Joy Square Next to Whitmoyer Ford
929 E Main St
Mount Joy PA 17552
(717) 492-0223
Price: Cost varies by location
UPS Store - Hummelstown - (7.2 mi)
In The Hershey Square Shopping Center
1152 Mae St
Hummelstown PA 17036
(717) 534-6245
Price: Cost varies by location
CVS #1650 - Hershey - (7.2 mi)
Photo Center
130 Hockersville Road
Hershey PA 17033
(717) 533-3364
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
CVS #1625 - Middletown - (7.2 mi)
Photo Center
1565 West Harrisburg Pike
Middletown PA 17057
(717) 944-9681
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
CVS #11040 - Hummelstown - (7.4 mi)
Photo Center
131 East Main Street
Hummelstown PA 17036
(717) 566-3209
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
CVS #10288 - Palmyra - (8.7 mi)
Photo Center
717 E Main St
Palmyra PA 17078
(717) 838-8242
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Palmyra - (9 mi)
Corner Of Plaza Dr & Main St
1200 E Main St
Palmyra PA 17078
(717) 838-2800
Price: Cost varies by location
CVS #1670 - Columbia - (9.3 mi)
Photo Center
615 Locust Street
Columbia PA 17512
(717) 684-6361
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99

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