Important Notice to Applicants
If you currently have a passport application in process and are unable to obtain the status via our online status system, please call the National Passport Information Center at 1-877-487-2778 between the hours of 8:00 am to 10:00 pm Eastern Time, Monday through Friday (except Federal holidays). Please do not reapply for your passport or book an appointment with an agency.
How Do I Apply for a Passport?
Applying for the first time? Renewing a passport?
Find out how to apply for your or your child's
passport book or card now.
Información de pasaportes
Información general sobre los trámites y servicios del pasaporte estadounidense.
Where Can I Apply?
Find out how and where to submit your passport application.
(You may even be eligible to mail it in!)
Check My Application Status
To check your application status you will need: your last Name, date of Birth (MM/DD/YYYY) and last Four Digits of Social Security Number.
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For 24/7 automated passport information or to make an appointment at a passport agency, please contact:
To speak to a customer service representative, please call between the hours of 8:00 am to 10:00 pm Eastern Time, Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays.
- From the U.S. 1-877-487-2778
- From the U.S. 1-888-874-7793 (TTY/TTD)
- For life or death emergencies (after hours) 1-202-647-4000