Texas Per Diem Rates for 2020
There are sixteen areas in Texas for which location-specific per diem rates are specified by the federal government. For travel to areas within Texas that do not have specified per diem rates, the general per diem rates are used.
The per diem rates shown here are effective October 2019. For a full schedule of per diem rates by month and year for these areas, click on any of the Texas destination names below.
$96.00per night lodging
$55.00per day meals
|Destination||County||Meal Rate||Lodging Rate|
|Arlington / Fort Worth / Grapevine||Tarrant County / City of Grapevine County||$61.00||$166.00|
|Big Spring||Howard County||$61.00||$152.00|
|College Station||Brazos County||$56.00||$98.00|
|Corpus Christi||Nueces County||$56.00||$104.00|
|El Paso||El Paso County||$61.00||$97.00|
|Houston (L.B. Johnson Space Center)||Montgomery / Fort Bend / Harris County||$61.00||$132.00|
|Midland / Odessa||Midland / Andrews / Ector / Martin County||$61.00||$202.00|
|Round Rock||Williamson County||$56.00||$101.00|
|San Antonio||Bexar County||$61.00||$127.00|
|South Padre Island||Cameron County||$56.00||$96.00|
Per-diems for other cities in Texas:
If you are traveling to a city in Texas that does not have a specific per diem rate the standard per-diem rates of $96.00 per night for lodging and $55.00 per day for meals and incidentals apply.