Processing times

Routine processing services take up to 18 weeks from date the application is submitted. The 18-week timeframe includes up to 12 weeks for processing and up to 6 weeks for mailing times on the front and back end.

In a hurry?

For an additional $60, you may request expedited services with a processing time up to 12 weeks. The 12-week timeframe includes up to 6 weeks for processing and up to 6 weeks for mailing times on the front and back end.

More information

For updates on passport services, travel restrictions, and other information, visit the State Department page on passport services.