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Riverside, California Passport Office Information


Residents of Riverside in Riverside County, California have a choice of 6 passport locations to visit in order to get their passport application sealed. The passport agents in Riverside 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 passport offices here in Riverside, there are (790) other passport offices in California 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 any of the passport acceptance agents listed below the map on this web page. If you need it faster than that, please see: closest regional passport offices to Riverside, California and Expedited Passport service options for Riverside.

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.


Passport Offices in Riverside, CA

Rubidoux Station Post Office
5757 Tilton Ave
Riverside CA, 92509

Riverside Main Post Office
4150 Chicago Ave
Riverside CA, 92507

Riverside Downtown Station Post Office
3890 Orange St
Riverside CA, 92501

Riverside City Clerk's Office
3900 Main St
Riverside CA, 92501

Hardman Station Post Office
5172 Arlington Ave
Riverside CA, 92504

Arlington Station Post Office
10275 Hole Ave
Riverside CA, 92503

There are 6 passport offices in Riverside.

Rubidoux Station Post Office
5757 Tilton Ave
Riverside, CA 92509
Riverside Main Post Office
4150 Chicago Ave
Riverside, CA 92507
Riverside Downtown Station Post Office
3890 Orange St
Riverside, CA 92501
Riverside City Clerk's Office
3900 Main St
Riverside, CA 92501
Hardman Station Post Office
5172 Arlington Ave
Riverside, CA 92504
Arlington Station Post Office
10275 Hole Ave
Riverside, CA 92503

Regional Passport Offices Close to Riverside

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.

Los Angeles Passport Agency - 50.5 Miles
San Diego Passport Agency - 71.1 Miles
San Francisco Passport Agency - 335.3 Miles
Western Passport Agency - 347.2 Miles
El Paso Passport Agency - 567.1 Miles



Other passport offices near Riverside California:

Corona Public Library - Corona - 5.7 Miles
Norco Post Office - Norco - 5.9 Miles
Corona Main Post Office - Corona - 6 Miles
Moreno Valley Main Post Office - Moreno Valley - 10.2 Miles
Bloomington Post Office - Bloomington - 11.2 Miles
Silverado Main Post Office - Silverado - 12.5 Miles
Guasti Post Office - Ontario - 12.5 Miles
Colton Post Office - Colton - 12.5 Miles
City of Perris City Clerk's Office - Perris - 12.8 Miles
Colton City Clerk's Office - Colton - 12.8 Miles

Passport Service for Cities Near Riverside

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

Norco California, Corona California, Rubidoux California, Mira Loma California, Eastvale California, Grand Terrace California, Bloomington California, Moreno Valley California, Fontana California, Perris California, Colton California, Loma Linda California, Rialto California, Chino California, Ontario California, Lake Elsinore California, Rancho Cucamonga California, Canyon Lake California, Upland California, Montclair California


How to Get a Passport in Riverside, California

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

Please select the appropriate guide from the list:

Passport Renewal in Riverside

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 Riverside 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 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 Riverside 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 Expediting in Riverside, California

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

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

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 are 6 passport offices in Riverside.

The basic process: fill out the DS-11 New Passport Application, take it with your proof of identity, passport photos, and passport fees to any of the passport offices in Riverside 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 Riverside?

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 Riverside, you have the choice between standard mail-in service (currently taking 10-12 weeks) or expedited mail-in service (takes 4-6 weeks).

While not down the street, the closest option for a passport-issuing facility is the Los Angeles Passport Agency, it's not too far from Riverside and if you can provide proof of travel within the next seventy-two hours, you can make an appointment there and get a passport.

If you have trouble getting an appointment at the Los Angeles Passport Agency, there are additional regional offices that are farther but may be options for you, see regional passport offices near Riverside.

How much does a passport cost in Riverside?

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 Riverside?

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 Riverside.

It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. UPS Store - La Sierra Ave - (1 mi)
Corner Of La Sierra Ave / Indiana (In The Ralphs Shopping Center)
3380 La Sierra Ave
Riverside CA 92503
(951) 688-5671
Price: Cost varies by location
CVS #9910 - Riverside - (1.1 mi)
Photo Center
3440 La Sierra Avenue
Riverside CA 92503
(951) 352-1933
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walgreens #13833 - Riverside - (1.4 mi)
Southeast Corner Of La Sierra & Magnolia
10992 Magnolia Ave
Riverside CA 92505
(951) 688-4154
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Magnolia Ave - (1.8 mi)
Lowe's Shopping Center Near Tyler Mall
9825 Magnolia Ave
Riverside CA 92503
(951) 354-9877
Price: Cost varies by location
Walmart Riverside Supercenter - (3 mi)
Photo Center
5200 Van Buren Blvd
Riverside CA 92503
951-689-7585
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
CVS #9849 - Riverside - (3.1 mi)
Photo Center
8280 Magnolia Avenue
Riverside CA 92504
(951) 687-1308
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walmart Corona Supercenter - (3.2 mi)
Photo Center
479 N Mckinley St
Corona CA 92879
951-270-0290
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
UPS Store - Corona - (3.4 mi)
Photo Center
420 N McKinley St
Corona CA 92879
(951) 737-0878
Price: Cost varies by location
Costco Store #432 - Corona - (3.5 mi)
Photo Center
480 N Mckinley St
Corona CA 92879
(951) 279-1190
Price: Cost at COSTCO locations: $5.99
UPS Store - Arlington Ave - (3.6 mi)
Photo Center
8207 Arlington Ave
Riverside CA 92503
(951) 525-3838
Price: Cost varies by location