Where you apply depends on when you need your U.S. passport.
We process your application based on when you are traveling internationally and what service you select. Expand the images below for more information about getting your passport fast.
Choose this service if you have a life-or-death emergency that requires international travel within 72 hours (3 business days).
See our "Life-or- Death Emergencies" page to learn if you are eligible. We cannot guarantee you can make an appointment.
Choose this service if you have urgent international travel plans within 14 calendar days for reasons other than a life-or-death emergency. Restrictions apply and we cannot guarantee you can make an appointment.