Passport Appointment and Requirements

The latest information and updates from the U.S. Department of State Passport Services can be found by visiting 

  • Passport applications are done by appointment only.  If you are traveling within 2 weeks,  please contact the San Francisco Passport Agency.
  • Passport hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
  • Please read through the Passport requirements below prior to scheduling an appointment.


    Estimated time to process your Passport.

    ​Routine Service

    ​6 - 8 weeks processing time.

    ​Expedite Service

    2 - 3 weeks processing time. Expedite fee required. Please contact San Francisco Passport Agency if you need passports sooner.


    Passport Appointments are available on a rotational 60 day period.   Please understand that Passport Appointments are highly popular and fill immediately.  If no appointments are available, please check back at midnight each day for cancellations and new dates as the appointment calendar refreshes with additional appointments.  

    You may consider alternative passport processing locations for appointments.


    Schedule Online (click here).
    (One person per appointment slot ONLY).


    For assistance, please call (408) 299-5688.




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