Important Due to Covid-19, processing times for passports may take up to 18 weeks for routine service and 12 weeks for expedited processing.

Lincoln Passport - Applying for a Passport in Lincoln, NE

Lincoln passport offices are listed below along with facilities in nearby cities. Quite a few Nebraska passport application acceptance facilities exist where American citizens can submit form DS-11 and supporting documents to apply for a new passport. Most passport offices require an appointment. Please call or set an appointment online before visiting.

Routine processing takes up to 8 weeks. Expedited service is estimated to take up to 3 weeks. Schedule an appointment at a regional agency or utilize the services of a registered expediter such as Rush My Passport to get your passport in 24 to 48 hours.

COVID-19 UPDATE: Mailing delays are impacting passport processing. The Department of State's processing times begin when applications are received and not when you mail them. Standard service may take up to 18 weeks from the day the application is submitted to the day the passport arrives at your door. This timeframe includes up to 12 weeks of processing and up to 6 weeks for mailing.

Expedited service may take up to 12 weeks -- 6 weeks processing and an additional 6 weeks mailing on the front and back end. Delays may be significant so requesting 1-2-day mailing may greatly help.

Regional passport agencies are offering extremely limited in-person services if you need to travel internationally in the next 72 hours. Those with qualified life-or-death emergencies are prioritized.

Life-or-death emergencies are serious illnesses, injuries, or deaths in your immediate family (parent, legal guardian, child, spouse, sibling, and grandparent) that require you to travel outside the United States within 72 hours (3 business days).

If you need to travel due to a qualified life-or-death emergency, please call the National Passport Information Center for an appointment.

Mondays through Fridays 8 AM to 5PM, call ET 1-877-487-2778 (TDD/TTY:1-888-874-7793) Outside of these hours, 202-647-4000

Facility NameStreet AddressCityStateZIP CodePublic Phone
NEBRASKA LIBRARY COMMISSION1200 N STREET SUITE 120LINCOLNNE685084024712045
UNL PASSPORT ACCEPTANCE AGENCY1700 Y STREET, (BSC) ROOM 106LINCOLNNE685884024727446
USPO - GATEWAY STATION6401 Q STREETLINCOLNNE685054024661586
SEWARD COUNTY DISTRICT COURT529 SEWARD STREETSEWARDNE684344026434895
SAUNDERS COUNTY DISTRICT COURT387 NORTH CHESTNUT SUITE 6WAHOONE680664024438113
SALINE COUNTY DISTRICT COURT215 SOUTH COURTWILBERNE684654028212823
BUTLER COUNTY DISTRICT COURT451 5TH STDAVID CITYNE686324023677460
GAGE COUNTY DISTRICT COURT612 GRANT STREETBEATRICENE683104022231332
CASS COUNTY DISTRICT COURT346 MAIN ST#303PLATTSMOUTHNE680484022969339
JOHNSON COUNTY DISTRICT COURT351 BROADWAYTECUMSEHNE684504023356300

Applicants who require expedited processing in 14 days or less can set up an appointment at the passport agency in Minneapolis or Chicago or, if they prefer, request the assistance of a qualified passport expediting service to submit the application for them.

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