Be careful if you’re applying for a passport to use after you are married, perhaps for your honeymoon, showing your married name.It is important that the name on your passport match the name in which you have booked all of your travel.Getting your name changed faster requires you visit a regional processing center to submit the form.
Requesting expedited service will get it processed in just two to three weeks.
It’s very important that the name on your passport match the name you use to book your international air tickets, so don’t delay, apply for your passport name change as soon as you can.
The procedure to change the name in a passport varies, depending on whether your passport was issued more than one year ago.
For this reason, we have included this FAQ section for answer to questions concerning the use of a married name in a passport.
What is the fee to change your name on your passport?