The Chicago Passport Agency is located in Chicago. You are able to submit your United States passport application at this location for processing. For some office, you will require an appointment for your visit, especially in regional offices.
To make an appointment, call the National Passport Information Center at 1-877-487-2778. You can do so 24 hours a day. The normal processing time takes about 4 to 6 weeks but expedited processing takes between 2-3weeks.
The United States passport is considered the third in the world in terms of travel freedom, and it has a visa-free score of 165 (tied with Danish, Dutch, French, Finnish, Italian, Luxembourgish, Norwegian, Singaporean, South Korean, Spanish and Swedish passports);
Chicago Passport Agency, Illinois, United States of America
Address and Location
Time and Days
Chicago Passport Agency
850 Canal Street, Stamford, CT 06902
U.S. Department of State, Chicago Passport Agency, CA/PPT/CG, 44132 Mercure Cir., PO Box 1038, Sterling, VA 20166-1038,
8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Wednesday, and Friday
10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
By Appointment Only
Closed Federal Holidays
Please note: With the Lockdown and pandemic easing, the whole world especially in the US, passport offices have reopened and you can start submitting your applications and visiting for any passport issues.
However, except for a life-or-death emergency, you will experience delays before receiving your passport and the return of your citizenship documents such as; previous passports, and birth and naturalization certificates.
If you are a parent or a Guardian applying for a child under 16, both parents and children must be present to apply. You are also required to submit documentation that shows the parental relationship to that of the child applying for a passport.