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Passport Guide for Rockville

Residents of Rockville in Montgomery County, Maryland have a choice of 5 passport locations to visit in order to get their passport application sealed. The passport agents in Rockville 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 5 passport offices here in Rockville, there are (202) other passport offices in Maryland 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 Rockville, Maryland and Expedited Passport service options for Rockville.


How to Get a Passport in Rockville, Maryland

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

Please select the appropriate guide from the list:

Passport Renewal in Rockville

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 Rockville or any other city in Maryland 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 Rockville 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 Offices in Rockville, MD

USPS TwinBrook Station
2001 Veirs Mill Rd
Rockville MD, 20851

USPS Rockville Pike Finance
143 Rollins Ave
Rockville MD, 20852

USPS Rockville Main Office
500 N Washington St
Rockville MD, 20850

USPS Derwood Post office
17533 Redland Rd
Rockville MD, 20855

Rockville Circuit Court Clerk
50 Maryland Ave License Department
Rockville MD, 20850

Looking for a passport office in Rockville? There are hundreds of such offices in Maryland. 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 are 5 passport offices in Rockville.

USPS TwinBrook Station
2001 Veirs Mill Rd
Rockville, MD 20851
USPS Rockville Pike Finance
143 Rollins Ave
Rockville, MD 20852
USPS Rockville Main Office
500 N Washington St
Rockville, MD 20850
USPS Derwood Post office
17533 Redland Rd
Rockville, MD 20855
Rockville Circuit Court Clerk
50 Maryland Ave License Department
Rockville, MD 20850
 

Other passport offices near Rockville Maryland:

USPS Washington Grove Post Office - Washington Grove - 3 Miles
City of Gaithersburg - Gaithersburg - 3.1 Miles
USPS Gaithersburg Post Office - Gaithersburg - 3.1 Miles
USPS Diamond Farms Post Office - Gaithersburg - 3.7 Miles
USPS West Lake Post Office - Bethesda - 4.1 Miles
USPS White Flint Mall Post Office - Kensington - 4.3 Miles
USPS Potomac Post Office - Potomac - 4.5 Miles
USPS Aspen Hill Post Office - Silver Spring - 4.7 Miles
USPS Montgomery Village Post Office - Montgomery Village - 5 Miles
USPS Garrett Park Main Post Office - Garrett Park - 5.1 Miles

Passport Service for Cities Near Rockville

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

Gaithersburg Maryland, North Bethesda Maryland, Potomac Maryland, Kensington Maryland, Olney Maryland, Wheaton Maryland, Germantown Maryland, Chevy Chase Maryland, Glen Echo Maryland, Great Falls Virginia, Bethesda Maryland, Brookeville Maryland, Somerset Maryland, Langley Virginia, Silver Spring Maryland, McLean Virginia, Reston Virginia, Takoma Park Maryland, Tysons Corner Virginia, Dulles Town Center Virginia

Regional Passport Offices Close to Rockville

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 - 13.2 Miles
Philadelphia Passport Agency - 107.4 Miles
New York Passport Agency - 176 Miles
Connecticut Passport Agency - 204.4 Miles
Buffalo Passport Agency - 240.5 Miles


Passport Expediting in Rockville, Maryland

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

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

The process of getting a passport is pretty much the same wherever you are, however because this is about getting a passport in Rockville, you get the extra advantage of being really close to the Washington Passport Agency, this is great if you need a passport fast. However, with most new passport applicants, the journey will start by going to a local acceptance agent; there are 5 passport offices in Rockville.

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 Rockville 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 Rockville?

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 Rockville, you have the choice between standard mail-in service (currently taking 10-12 weeks) or expedited mail-in service (takes 4-6 weeks). If you need it faster, luckily for Rockville residents, there is a regional passport facility only 13.2 miles away. It's possible to make an appointment at the Washington Passport Agency and get a passport there if you have proof of travel within 72 hours.

Please also check the nearby regional passport office list for other regional, passport-issuing facilities near Rockville as there are other options available.

How much does a passport cost in Rockville?

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 Rockville?

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 Rockville.

It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. UPS Store - Rockville - (1.1 mi)
Holiday Extended Hours
9710 Traville Gateway Dr
Rockville MD 20850
(301) 545-6180
Price: Cost varies by location
UPS Store - Rockville - (1.3 mi)
Hungerford Same As 355. Opposite Maxim Supermarket.
451 N Hungerford Dr
Rockville MD 20850
(301) 294-8593
Price: Cost varies by location
Walgreens #15117 - Rockville - (1.3 mi)
Southwest Corner Of Hungerford (S.H. 355) & Shopping Center
430 Hungerford Dr
Rockville MD 20850
(240) 314-0343
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
CVS #1445 - Rockville - (1.4 mi)
Photo Center
360 Hungerford Drive
Rockville MD 20850
(301) 279-9144
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
CVS #10398 - Rockville - (1.5 mi)
Photo Center
20 Upper Rock Circle
Rockville MD 20850
(301) 963-8932
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
CVS #1513 - Rockville - (1.6 mi)
Photo Center
9920 Key West Avenue
Rockville MD 20850
(301) 251-0024
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Gaithersburg - (1.9 mi)
Photo Center
325 Ellington Blvd
Gaithersburg MD 20878
(301) 963-1880
Price: Cost varies by location
Walgreens #13149 - Rockville - (1.9 mi)
Southeast Corner Of Seven Locks & Fortune Terrace
1075 Seven Locks Rd
Rockville MD 20854
(301) 838-2790
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
CVS #169 - Rockville - (2 mi)
Photo Center
799 Rockville Pike
Rockville MD 20852
(301) 340-2683
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Potomac - (2 mi)
Photo Center
350 Fortune Terrace
Potomac MD 20854
(301) 762-2656
Price: Cost varies by location