May choose overnight delivery of your application for an additional charge per application
May choose overnight delivery for return shipping for an additional charge of $19.53 per application
Need it faster?
For life or death emergencies, call the National Passport Information Center at 1-877-487-2778 or 1-888-874-7793 (TDD/TTY) between the following hours: M-F 7 a.m.-10 p.m. ET, Saturday 10 a.m.-3 p.m. ET (Excluding Federal Hoidays)
Call 1-202-647-4000 after business hours.
Check Online: Check your application status here. It takes 7-10 business days for applications to be trackable online.
By Phone: Call the National Passport Information Center at 1-877-487-2778 or 1-888-874-7793 (TDD/TTY) between the following hours: M-F 7 a.m.-10 p.m. ET, Saturday 10 a.m.-3 p.m. ET (Excluding Federal Holidays)
Emergency Passport Services
Life-or-Death Emergency Service: If you are traveling internationally in the next 3 business days due to a qualified life-or-death emergency.
Urgent Travel Service: Some agencies and centers are also offering limited appointments for customers who have urgent international travel in the next 5 business days for reasons other than a life-or-death emergency.
If you are traveling within 2 weeks or need a foreign visa within 4 weeks.
Call 1-877-487-2778 from 8 a.m.-10 p.m. ET, Mondays-Fridays, except Federal Holidays. If you have a life-or-death emergency and need to call after hours, on weekends and Federal Holidays, call 202-647-4000.