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Red Lion, Pennsylvania Passport Office Information

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

Red Lion Post Office
500 N Main St
Red Lion PA, 17356

In Red Lion, 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 Red Lion 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 Red Lion, 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 Red Lion, Pennsylvania and Expedited Passport service options for Red Lion.

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 Red Lion Pennsylvania

Showing the single passport office in Red Lion:

Red Lion Post Office

500 N Main St
Red Lion, PA 17356


Other passport offices near Red Lion Pennsylvania

Dallastown Post Office - Dallastown - 1.7 Miles
East York Post Office - York - 6 Miles
York County Judicial Center - York - 6.8 Miles
Shrewsbury Post Office - Shrewsbury - 9.3 Miles
Millersville Post Office - Millersville - 13.2 Miles
Milanof-Schock Library - Mt Joy - 13.2 Miles
USPS Parkton Post Office - Parkton - 14.8 Miles
Elizabethtown Public Library - Elizabethtown - 15.2 Miles
Lancaster Main Post Office - Lancaster - 15.9 Miles
Lancaster County Prothonotary's Office - Lancaster - 16.4 Miles

Regional Passport Offices Close to Red Lion

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.

Washington Passport Agency - 63.3 Miles
Philadelphia Passport Agency - 67.4 Miles
New York Passport Agency - 129 Miles
Connecticut Passport Agency - 156.3 Miles
Buffalo Passport Agency - 206.4 Miles

Red Lion, Pennsylvania Passport Forms & Application Guides

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

Please select the appropriate guide from the list:

Passport Renewal in Red Lion

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 Red Lion 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 Red Lion 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 Red Lion

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

Windsor Pennsylvania, Shrewsbury Pennsylvania, Wrightsville Pennsylvania, Columbia Pennsylvania, Marietta Pennsylvania, Manchester Pennsylvania, Dover Pennsylvania, Mount Joy Pennsylvania, Elizabethtown Pennsylvania, Hanover Pennsylvania, New Providence Pennsylvania, Middletown Pennsylvania, Manchester Maryland, Hampton Pennsylvania, Sparks Maryland, Phoenix Maryland, Hershey Pennsylvania, Littlestown Pennsylvania, Akron Pennsylvania, Palmyra Pennsylvania

Passport Expediting in Red Lion, Pennsylvania

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

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

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 Red Lion.
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 Red Lion 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 Red Lion?

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 Red Lion, 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 Washington Passport Agency, it's not really close being that it's 63.3 miles from Red Lion, 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 Red Lion?

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 Red Lion?

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 Red Lion.

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

CVS #7275 - Red Lion - (1.5 mi)
Photo Center
723 Lombard Road
Red Lion PA 17356
(717) 244-4501
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Cape Horn Square - (1.6 mi)
Cape Horn Square Shopping Center - Weis & McDonalds
651 Lombard Rd
Red Lion PA 17356
(717) 246-7670
Price: Cost varies by location
UPS Store - York - (4.2 mi)
Exit 16a Off I83 Across From The York County School Of Technology
204 Saint Charles Way
York PA 17402
(717) 747-5599
Price: Cost varies by location
Walgreens #9677 - York - (4.4 mi)
Southeast Corner Of Queen & Donna
2101 S Queen St
York PA 17403
(717) 843-0197
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
CVS #4215 - York - (4.5 mi)
Photo Center
820 Edgewood Road
York PA 17402
(717) 757-6252
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
CVS #1657 - York - (4.6 mi)
Photo Center
2080 South Queen Street
York PA 17403
(717) 845-1633
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
UPS Store - East York - (5.4 mi)
Kingston Square Shopping Center
2536 Eastern Blvd
York PA 17402
(717) 757-6245
Price: Cost varies by location
Walgreens #9591 - York - (5.6 mi)
Southwest Corner Of Haines & Market
2350 E Market St
York PA 17402
(717) 840-3846
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walmart York Supercenter - (5.6 mi)
Photo Center
2801 E Market St Bldg B
York PA 17402
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
CVS #1654 - York - (7.9 mi)
Photo Center
1700 North George Street
York PA 17404
(717) 848-6212
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99

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