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Delaware Per Diem Rates for 2017

There are three areas in Delaware for which location-specific per diem rates are specified by the federal government. For travel to areas within Delaware 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 Delaware destination names below.

General Delaware Per Diems:


per night lodging


per day meals
Destination County Meal Rate Lodging Rate
Dover Kent County $91.00 $3,059.00
Lewes Sussex County $95.00 $333.00
Wilmington New Castle County $124.00 $7,080.00
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Per-diems for other cities in Delaware:

If you are traveling to a city in Delaware 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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