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Alabama Per Diem Rates for 2017

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

The per diem rates shown here are effective October 2016. For a full schedule of per diem rates by month and year for these areas, click on any of the Alabama destination names below.

General Alabama Per Diems:


per night lodging


per day meals
Destination County Meal Rate Lodging Rate
Birmingham Jefferson / Shelby County $96.00 $19,200.00
Gulf Shores Baldwin County $105.00 $1,595.00
Mobile Mobile County $91.00 $3,576.00
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Per-diems for other cities in Alabama:

If you are traveling to a city in Alabama that does not have a specific per diem rate the standard per-diem rates of $91.00 per night for lodging and $51.00 per day for meals and incidentals apply.

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