How to get your passport fast

In case you waited until the last minute to travel abroad and found that you didn’t have your passport, here are a few tips from the United States Department of State for getting your passport in the a hurry.
Fill out the necessary applications. Pay $60 per application for expedited service, and request overnight delivery (extra charge). If everything is in order, you should receive your passport in approximately two weeks after application.

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Personal note: I don’t really consider 2 weeks is “expedited service” but what do you expect from the government? Oh well. Beats the six weeks you have to wait ordinarily.