Iowa Per Diem Rates for FY 2021
There are two areas in Iowa for which location-specific per diem rates are specified by the federal government. For travel to areas within Iowa that do not have specified per diem rates, the general per diem rates are used.
The per diem rates shown here are effective beginning October 2020. For a full schedule of per diem rates by month and year for these areas, click on any of the Iowa destination names below.
$96.00per night lodging
$55.00per day meals
|Destination||County||Meal Rate||Lodging Rate|
|Des Moines||Polk County||$61.00||$111.00|
Per-diems for other cities in Iowa:
If you are traveling to a city in Iowa 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.