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

Philadelphia County Passport - Where to Apply for a Passport in Philadelphia County, PA.

Philadelphia County is listed in the top 20 most populated counties coterminus with a city in the United States. Because of its large population, there are many passport application acceptance facilities where Pennsylvania residents can submit application form DS-11 in order to obtain a U.S. passport.

You can find at least one passport application acceptance facility in the majority of cities in Philadelphia County. If you happen to live in a city or town that does not have one, you should look in surrounding cities.

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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

FacilityAddressCityStateZIPPhone
CHESTNUT STREET MAIN POST OFFICE3000 CHESTNUT STREETPHILADELPHIAPA191042158958827
FOX CHASE POST OFFICE7232 RISING SUN AVEPHILADELPHIAPA191112157428074
MARKET SQUARE POST OFFICE7782 CRITTENDEN STREETPHILADELPHIAPA191182673233665
PENNS LANDING POST OFFICE622 S 4TH STREETPHILADELPHIAPA191472159232701
PHILADELPHIA OFFICE OF JUDICIAL RECORDSCITY HALL, ROOM 284PHILADELPHIAPA191072156866664
SNYDER PLAZA RETAIL STORE54 SNYDER AVE (SOUTH PLAZA)PHILADELPHIAPA191482674141000
TORRESDALE STATION POST OFFICE10380 DRUMMOND RDPHILADELPHIAPA191542156323774
WILLIAM PENN RETAIL POST OFFICE720 ARCH STREETPHILADELPHIAPA191052159252131

Applying at one of these facilities you can get your passport delivered in four to six weeks for regular processing and two to three weeks if you request expedited services. Applicants who need to get passports faster can either schedule an appointment at the Philadelphia Passport Agency or authorize a private passport expediter to submit the application for you.

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