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PLEASE NOTE: Walgreens is not an acceptance facility for passport applications. We do not issue passports or other travel documents. Please visit travel.state.gov/passports for more information.
NOTICE: State ID requirements for airline travel have changed!
Q. Am I required to have a passport as part of the REAL ID Act?
A: A: Starting October 1, 2020, you may be required to present an alternative form of ID (in addition to your driver's license), for domestic air travel. Among the acceptable identification forms are U.S. Passports, permanent resident cards, and more. For more information on the REAL ID requirements and to see the full list of states, please visit the Department of Homeland Security's DHS REAL ID webpage.
Q. What are Biometrics?
A: Biometrics are the comparison of passport and visa images against agreed upon international standards. These tools compare subject placement, open versus closed eyes, correct size and other key factors.
Q. Where can I get my passport photo taken?
A: Visit a Walgreens near you! In one hour or less, Walgreens will provide you with two perfectly sized, professional-quality passport photos that meet U.S. government requirements listed on the U.S. Department of State's website. This includes the use of advanced biometric tools. Additional countries and services are available; please consult your local store for details. Find your Same Day Pickup Location.
Q: How do I apply for a passport?
A: For information and forms needed for the application process, please visit the Travel section of the U.S. Department of State's website.
Q: Where can I get my passport registration form authorized?
A: Where you apply depends on when you need your passport and what form you use. For details, please visit the Travel section of the U.S. Department of State's website.
Q: How do I apply for a passport for my child?
A: Passport applications for children (under the age of 16) must be submitted in person. For more information on applying for a child's passport, please visit the Travel section of the U.S. Department of State's website.