Passport , Renew , Travel , US , UK

How Long Does It Take To Renew A Passport ?

today we are digging into the renewing of passports, how long does it take to renew a passport for USA, UK and other countries. If your passport time is up or will expire in soon like within 4-5 months, now is the time to renew it ! .

We are focusing mainly US and UK, you can manipulate same rules for other countries too. Now lets see how is works renewing passport and pre conditions.

Main things you must know before apply passport renewal process:

Rules are for both US and UK

  • Your passport expire time should not be expired.
  • If your passport expire time ended, you have to apply for new passport, you cannot renew it.
  • If your passport is stolen, you cannot apply renew process.
  • If your passport is damaged or unreadable, conditions will be change, so you still cannot apply for renewal. In this condition, you have to apply for a new one.

Why Should I Renew It ?

You have many reasons for changing your passport actually, lets order them below;

  • If your passport blank pages are running out
  • If you changed legally your identities after you got your passport (name, surname etc.)
  • Losing a lot of weight after passport was issued
  • After a critical appearance change with a surgery

How to Apply Renew U.S. Passport ? (Quick Tips)

You have many reasons for changing your passport actually, lets order them below;

  • You can go directly to passport agency. You can visit here to check locations in US cities.
  • You can apply with mail from here, and National Passport Center will inspect your mail.

Which Documents or Items Will I Need Before Application ?

Some extra stages may you need, but main documents and transactions are listed below

DS-82 Application Form :

You can download and follow step by step from here. Opening form requires Adobe Reader or any other PDF readers.

Photo :

This seems basic but need some restrictions and requirements. You can check them from here

Fees :

You will need to pay some fees of course. It will be $110 if you will be in hurry that will be 170$. If you need to calculate them or pay them you should check here.

Can I Renew Passport Quickly Without Waiting ? ( In three weeks or less opportunity )

If you are in a hurry to get quickly – in three weeks – you will need to pay some extra money and afford for it.

You can follow these paths to get quickly :

  • You can use online appointment from here
  • Other option is calling appointment system 24 hours a day from here. 1-877-487-2778 is the phone number which you can call every time.
  • Last option is mail, you can send mail from here and that will be 60$ government fee.

Written by Michael, Co-Founder

I'm co-founder of AtBro Company and content editor. Studied at California State University and I love writing, hope you enjoy.