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How Do You Apply For a Passport Online?

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You can apply for everything from a credit card to a driver’s license via the Internet these days. But how do you apply for a passport online? Can you renew your passport online?

Unfortunately, the Department of State’s procedures do not allow you to complete the entire passport application or renewal process online. If you’re applying for a passport renewal, you’ll have to use snail mail to send the documents in.

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How Much Does It Cost To Get A Passport?

Updated: December 21, 2021 

The U.S. Department of State standard processing times are still longer than usual. Expect to wait 8-11 weeks for routine processing. If you need your passport sooner, consider expediting your passport.

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How to Renew Your Passport

Can I Renew My Passport by Mail?

Starting December 27th, 2021, the Department of State will increase fees for a passport book by $20 for all customers. Price updates reflected here.

If you have a passport that’s either approaching its expiration date or already expired, you may be eligible to apply by mail.

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Can You Travel With an Expired Passport?

Imagine pulling out your passport right as you prepare for a trip, only to discover that it’s already expired.  As you scramble to figure out just what to do, you might find yourself wondering if you can travel with an expired passport.

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Do You Need A Passport To Go To Mexico?

Passports for Mexico

Passports are required for all air travel to and from Mexico. For travel by land or sea, adults should have a passport, passport card, enhanced driver’s license, or a trusted traveler card like NEXUS, FAST, or SENTRI.

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