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Maine Per Diem Rates for 2016

There are four areas in Maine for which location-specific per diem rates are specified by the federal government. For travel to areas within Maine that do not have specified per diem rates, the general per diem rates are used.

The per diem rates shown here are effective October 2015. For a full schedule of per diem rates by month and year for these areas, click on any of the Maine destination names below.

General Maine Per Diems:


per night lodging


per day meals
Destination County Meal Rate Lodging Rate
Bar Harbor Hancock County $74.00 $132.00
Kennebunk / Kittery / Sanford York County $59.00 $106.00
Portland Cumberland / Sagadahoc County $59.00 $131.00
Rockport Knox County $69.00 $89.00
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Per-diems for other cities in Maine:

If you are travelling to a city in Maine that does not have a specific per diem rate (including and Brunswick), the standard per-diem rates of $89.00 per night for lodging and $51.00 per day for meals and incidentals apply.

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