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Union, New Jersey Passport Office Information

Residents of Union in Union County, New Jersey have only a single location from which they can get a passport application sealed at. The passport agent in Union 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 Union, there are (307) other passport offices in New Jersey 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 Union, New Jersey and Expedited Passport service options for Union.

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 Union, NJ

Union Post Office
1130 W Chestnut St
Union NJ, 7083

There is only a single passport office in Union.

Union Post Office
1130 W Chestnut St
Union, NJ 07083

Regional Passport Offices Close to Union

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.

New York Passport Agency - 12.1 Miles
Connecticut Passport Agency - 39.5 Miles
Philadelphia Passport Agency - 60 Miles
Washington Passport Agency - 167.2 Miles
Boston Passport Agency - 175.4 Miles

Other passport offices near Union New Jersey:

Maplewood Post Office - Maplewood - 2.2 Miles
Springfield Post Office - Springfield - 2.3 Miles
Roselle Public Library - Roselle - 2.3 Miles
Millburn Post Office - Millburn - 2.4 Miles
Elizabeth Main Post Office - Elizabeth - 2.8 Miles
Cranford Post Office - Cranford - 2.8 Miles
Short Hills Post Office - Short Hills - 3.1 Miles
Union County Clerk's Office - Elizabeth - 3.1 Miles
South Orange Post Office - South Orange - 3.2 Miles
Garwood Post Office - Garwood - 3.6 Miles

Passport Service for Cities Near Union

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

Union New Jersey, Kenilworth New Jersey, Roselle Park New Jersey, Springfield New Jersey, Maplewood New Jersey, Irvington New Jersey, Cranford New Jersey, Roselle New Jersey, Springfield New Jersey, Cranford New Jersey, Garwood New Jersey, Millburn New Jersey, Westfield New Jersey, Linden New Jersey, Summit New Jersey, Clark New Jersey, Rahway New Jersey, East Orange New Jersey, East Newark New Jersey, Chatham New Jersey

How to Get a Passport in Union, New Jersey

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

Please select the appropriate guide from the list:

Passport Renewal in Union

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 Union or any other city in New Jersey 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 Union 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 Union, New Jersey

In a hurry and travelling soon? You can use a company that expedites passports in Union. 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 Union, New Jersey

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

The process of getting a passport is pretty much the same wherever you are, however because this is about getting a passport in Union, you get the extra advantage of being really close to the New York 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 is only one passport office in Union.

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 Union 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 Union?

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 Union, 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 Union residents, there is a regional passport facility only 12.1 miles away. It's possible to make an appointment at the New York 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 Union as there are other options available.

How much does a passport cost in Union?

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 Union?

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 Union.

It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. UPS Store - Union - (0.1 mi)
Se Corner Of Morris Ave & Stuyvesant Ave
1992 Morris Ave
Union NJ 07083
(908) 964-2600
Price: Cost varies by location
Walgreens #3431 - Union - (0.4 mi)
Morris Avenue & Caldwell Avenue
2148 Morris Ave
Union NJ 07083
(908) 687-4994
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
CVS #667 - Union - (0.7 mi)
Photo Center
2287 Morris Avenue
Union NJ 07083
(908) 964-6560
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Costco Store #320 - Union - (0.8 mi)
Photo Center
1055 Hudson St
Union NJ 07083
(908) 810-1458
Price: Cost at COSTCO locations: $5.99
Walgreens #17957 - Union - (1 mi)
Southeast Corner Of New Jersey Avenue & Chestnut Street
327 Chestnut St
Union NJ 07083
(908) 686-1212
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Kenilworth - (1.1 mi)
Photo Center
803 Kenilworth Blvd
Kenilworth NJ 07033
(908) 998-9911
Price: Cost varies by location
Walmart Union Store - (1.5 mi)
Photo Center
900 Springfield Rd
Union NJ 07083
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
CVS #4259 - Union - (1.6 mi)
Photo Center
1319 Magie Avenue
Union NJ 07083
(908) 351-4940
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walgreens #13686 - Maplewood - (1.7 mi)
Southwest Corner Of Burnett Ave. & Springfield
1633 Springfield Ave
Maplewood NJ 07040
(973) 761-7391
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
CVS #2026 - Union - (1.7 mi)
Photo Center
1011 Morris Ave
Union NJ 07083
(908) 687-3371
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99