keep a photocopy of your completed packing list at home for
a record of what exactly you have in your luggage in the unlikely
event your luggage is lost or damaged.
To Get A Passport
Passports are most often issued through the post office. Visit
the above link to get instructions and download the form.
For more Information, see the Passport
Application Processing Times
can also check
the status of your passport online.
you are about to miss a trip due to not having a passport
(less than 2 weeks away), you must show up in person at the
State Department Office in CHICAGO
to expedite the processing.
See list of national passport agencies HERE.
Visit the State
Department's Passport FAQs.
Check the status of airports across the nation.
Before You Go"
- Travelers Health
Department of State - Safe Travel Abroad
Department of State - Travel Warnings