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Rochester, Indiana Passport Office Information

Passport Guide: Get a Passport in Rochester / Applying for a passport from Rochester

Residents of Rochester in Fulton County, Indiana have only a single location from which they can get a passport application sealed at. The passport agent in Rochester 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 Rochester, there are (165) other passport offices in Indiana 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 Rochester, Indiana and Expedited Passport service options for Rochester.

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 Office in Rochester, IN

Fulton County Clerk
815 Main St
Rochester IN, 46975

There is only a single passport office in Rochester.

Fulton County Clerk
815 Main St
Rochester, IN 46975

Regional Passport Offices Close to Rochester

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.

Chicago Passport Agency - 78.6 Miles
Detroit Passport Agency - 162.3 Miles
Buffalo Passport Agency - 346.9 Miles
Washington Passport Agency - 442.8 Miles
Atlanta Passport Agency - 447.4 Miles

Other passport offices near Rochester Indiana:

Winamac Post Office - Winamac - 15.8 Miles
Marshall County Clerk - Plymouth - 16.7 Miles
Logansport Post Office - Logansport - 19.3 Miles
Cass County Clerk - Logansport - 19.5 Miles
Kosciusko County Clerk of Circuit Court - Warsaw - 20.6 Miles
Miami County Clerk - Peru - 20.7 Miles
Knox Post Office - Knox - 21.6 Miles
North Manchester Post Office - North Manchester - 22.4 Miles
Wabash County Clerk of Circuit Court - Wabash - 25.5 Miles

Passport Service for Cities Near Rochester

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

Akron Indiana, Monterey Indiana, Denver Indiana, Sidney Indiana, Buffalo Indiana, Nappanee Indiana, Lincoln Indiana, Milford Indiana, Miami Indiana, Galveston Indiana, La Crosse Indiana, Pittsburg Indiana, Mishawaka Indiana, Burlington Indiana, Notre Dame Indiana, La Porte Indiana, Elkhart Indiana, Nevada Indiana, Topeka Indiana, Battle Ground Indiana

How to Get a Passport in Rochester, Indiana

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

Please select the appropriate guide from the list:

Passport Renewal in Rochester

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 Rochester or any other city in Indiana 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 Rochester 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 Rochester, Indiana

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

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

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 Rochester.

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 Rochester 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 Rochester?

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 Rochester, 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 Chicago Passport Agency, it's not really close being that it's 78.6 miles from Rochester, 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 Rochester?

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 Rochester?

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 Rochester.

It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. Walgreens #5316 - Rochester - (1.8 mi)
Southwest Corner Of Main & 9Th
906 Main St
Rochester IN 46975
(574) 223-3249
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
CVS #6546 - Rochester - (1.9 mi)
Photo Center
1910 Main Street
Rochester IN 46975
(574) 224-4304
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walmart Rochester Supercenter - (2.2 mi)
Photo Center
2395 Main St
Rochester IN 46975
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
CVS #6539 - Culver - (11.7 mi)
Photo Center
103 South Ohio Street
Culver IN 46511
(574) 842-3400
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
CVS #6537 - Winamac - (15.7 mi)
Photo Center
850 North Plymouth Road
Winamac IN 46996
(574) 946-3554
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Plymouth - (17.5 mi)
Off Of Michigan St, In Plymouth Plaza By Kroger
1913-F N Michigan St
Plymouth IN 46563
(574) 936-5665
Price: Cost varies by location
CVS #6474 - Plymouth - (17.5 mi)
Photo Center
1900 North Michigan Street
Plymouth IN 46563
(574) 935-5697
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walgreens #9100 - Plymouth - (17.6 mi)
Northeast Corner Of Michigan & Mcdonalds
2014 N Michigan St
Plymouth IN 46563
(574) 936-8388
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walmart Plymouth Supercenter - (18.1 mi)
Photo Center
2505 N Oak Dr
Plymouth IN 46563
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walmart Logansport Supercenter - (18.6 mi)
Photo Center
240 Mall Rd
Logansport IN 46947
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44