Atlanta Passport Agency

Agency Closed on Thursday, October 25

The agency will be closed to the public on Thursday, October 25. The agency will be open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday at its normal hours. You can make an appointment online or by calling 1-877-487-2778.  We apologize for the inconvenience.

Passport Day on Saturday, October 20

The agency will be hosting a special Passport Day on Saturday, October 20 from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Apply for your passport in downtown Atlanta on the weekend without making an appointment! Routine and expedited service will be offered. Expedited service will cost an additional $60. 

Do you need a passport for international travel within two weeks, or a foreign visa within four weeks? You might be eligible for an appointment at a passport agency. Requirements are below.

Physical Address:
230 Peachtree St NW, Suite 1000
Atlanta, GA 30303

Located between the Hotel Indigo 
and BB&T Bank

 

Hours: 
8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Monday, Tuesday,
Wednesday, and Friday

10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Thursday

By Appointment Only
Closed Federal Holidays

Mailing Address:
U.S. Department of State
Atlanta Passport Agency
CA/PPT/AT
44132 Mercure Cir.
PO Box 1010
Sterling, VA 20166-1010

 

 

 
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How to Apply at a Passport Agency

1. Find out if you're eligible

To apply at this passport agency, you must:

  • Be traveling internationally in less than 2 weeks or need to get a foreign visa within 4 weeks
  • Be able to show printed proof of international travel (such as your flight itinerary, hotel reservation, cruise tickets, or international car insurance)
  • Pay the $60 expedite fee in addition to the regular application fees
  • Make an appointment

You may also come into a passport agency if we need to correct a printing error in your recently-issued passport. No appointment is necessary and no fee will be charged.

If you have a life-or-death emergency, please see Life-or-Death Emergencies.

If you don't meet the requirements, please see Where to Apply for other options.

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2. Collect all your application materials

  • Appointment confirmation number
  • Printed proof of international travel
    • Examples: Flight itinerary, hotel reservation, cruise tickets, international car insurance
  • Completed form(s)*
  • All required supporting documents*
  • One passport photo. The agency cannot take your photo on-site.
  • Application fee and expedite fee. We accept:
    • Major credit cards
    • Debit/Check card (not ATM cards)
    • Checks
    • Cash (Exact amount only- no change provided)
    • Bank Draft or Money order

*Not sure what forms or supporting documents you need? Start at the Passport Application Wizard.

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3. Make an appointment

You must make an appointment to apply at a passport agency. Be sure to write down your appointment confirmation number.

To make an appointment, visit the Online Passport Appointment System

You may also call 1-877-487-2778 or 1-888-874-7793 (TDD/TTY), se habla español.

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4. Arrive early to your appointment

  1. We suggest you arrive 15 minutes early to go through security screening. Weapons, food, and drinks are not allowed. Space is limited in the agency's lobby so please ask friends and family members who are not applying for a passport to remain outside the agency during your visit.
  2. Take the elevator to the 10th floor.
  3. Check in at the Information Desk. Give them your appointment confirmation number to verify your appointment.
  4. Be seated and wait until we call your number.
  5. When we call your number, go to your assigned window.
  6. A Department of State employee will review your application and supporting materials and discuss available delivery options.

Please note: We may not see you exactly at your appointment time.

 

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Getting Here

Parking Information

The agency is conveniently located above the Peachtree Center MARTA station. The building entrance is located between the Hotel Indigo and BB&T Bank.

If you are driving, parking options are limited near the agency and prices at downtown garages vary from $5 - $40 based on special events in the area.