1. Select Visa Type
2. Select Office/State
3a. Check Requirements
3b. Fill & Print Application
4. Fill Online Order Form
Please send TDS your current valid and signed official government passport.
Letter MUST have an original signature, faxes, scans, photocopies, etc are NOT accepted by the United States Passport Agency.
TDS recommends using the sample above.
Copy of itinerary or air tickets showing departure date from the U.S. or a letter from your employer stating you have immediate international travel.
|Rush||$95.00||10 Business Days|
|Priority||$150.00||5 Business Days|
|Same Day/Next Day||$215.00||Same Day or Next Day Processing|
|Rush||$Gratis||10 Business Days|
|Priority||$Gratis||5 Business Days|
|Same Day/Next Day||$Gratis||Same Day or Next Day Processing|
The US Passport Agency has introduced an Online based application form, this Online style
application must be used in all expediting cases. Failure to use this Online application may cause
delays in processing times.
TIP: This Online application has replaced "Hand Written" applications, YOU ARE NOT APPLYING
ONLINE you are only completing the questions by typing them onto the application.
The last page of the application is a Print summary page, please scroll to the bottom left corner of
this page and CLICK CREATE FORM you will then be able to print and sign your application.
A correctly formatted application should have a BAR CODE on the top left corner, and DS-4085 printed
on the bottom left of the application.
You must complete the Online Order Form.
The order form gives TDS your name, address, shipping information and payment method. Multiple applicants can be entered using one order form. You only need to complete one TDS order form per request. Please print two copies of the confirmation page. Include one copy with the documents you ship to TDS and keep one copy for your records.
While completing the online order form in this step, you will be asked how you want to pay TDS fees. You may pay our fees online with a credit card or enclose a personal or business check or money order.
TRAVEL DOCUMENT SYSTEMS, INC., Urgent applications should be shipped to TDS using only the FedEx Company.
1625 K Street N.W. Suite 750
Washington D.C 20006
Please use FedEx Priority Overnight. Do NOT ship "First Overnight." This will delay the delivery of your package.
TRAVEL DOCUMENT SYSTEMS, INC.,
Urgent applications should be shipped to TDS using only the FedEx Company.
FedEx Return Shipping Continental USA Only
Next Business Day - up to 3 passports
Next Business Day - 4 or more passports
Alaska, Puerto Rico, Hawaii, USVI
Next Day Letter (No Saturday Delivery)
Call for a quote.
Emergency same day/next day or priority issue applications require proof of departure within 5-7 business days of being submitted to the passport agency and MUST be shipped to TDS using only the FEDEX Company.
Other urgent applications can be issued as fast as 6-8 business days, less urgent applications are issued within 8 - 14 business days.
TDS expedites applications by hand carrying them to the U.S. Passport Agency, and following up on the progress. Please note that TDS is not in a position to be able to offer any guarantees of passports to be issued by a specific date. Issue is determined by urgency of your departure.
Your application will be hand carried to the Passport Agency in Washington DC. There, the Passport Agent will examine the application and if all documents are in order, assign a date the passport will be issued, according to departure date. U.S. Passport applications submitted by mail to passport agencies routinely take 6 to 8 weeks to be processed.
PLEASE FOLLOW THESE INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY. MISSING OR INCORRECT INFORMATION MAY RESULT IN SIGNIFICANT DELAYS
By connecting on the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program, State Department will be able to assist you better in the case of an emergency, such as if you lose your passport or it is stolen while you are abroad.