The processing times below apply to all passport services.
|Expedited at Agency||8 Business Days|
Routine and Expedited processing times include mailing time.
Expedited at Agency processing time does not include mailing time.
If you are traveling within 2 weeks or need a foreign visa within 4 weeks, you should make an appointment at a passport agency or center. The passport agency or center will specify when you will get your new passport. See Get a Passport in a Hurry.
Access the Online Passport Status System to check your application status. It takes 7-10 business days for applications to be trackable online.
Call the National Passport Information Center to check your application status at 1-877-487-2778 or 1-888-874-7793 (TDD/TTY) between the following hours:
Monday- Friday 8:00 am to 10:00 pm Eastern Time
Saturday 10:00 am to 3:00 pm Eastern Time
*Excluding Federal Holidays