A passport is a U.S. citizen’s key to international travel

  • Traveler's should apply several months in advance, especially if they need visas for their foreign destinations.

  • Make sure passport is valid at least six months after returning home and has two or more blank pages, or some countries may not let you enter.

  • Check expiration dates carefully - passports for children are valid for five years and for adults passports are valid for 10 years.

  • ALWAYS bring your passport for cruises, even if not required, for emergencies. 

Passports are processed based on when the traveler is traveling internationally and what service is selected: