New Mexico

Department of Public Safety

Keeping New Mexico Safer Through Safe Roads and Safer Communities

State of New Mexico
Travel & Mileage Rates

Expense Rate
Mileage Reimbursement  $.43 per mile
Partial Day Per Diem Rates (In-State & Out-of-State)
Per Diem - Less than 2hrs over normal workday  $0.00 
Per Diem - 2 but less than 6 hours over normal workday  $12.00
Per Diem - 6 but less than 12 hours over normal workday  $20.00 
Per Diem - 12 or more hours over normal workday  $30.00 
Tips  $6.00/day
In-State Full Day Per Diem (Overnight Travel) 
Per Diem (meals & lodging) - Non Special Area  $85.00/day
Per Diem (meals & lodging) - Special Area, Santa Fe  $135.00/day
Per Diem - Tips $6.00/day
Actual* - Meal Maximum $30.00/day
Actual* - Lodging Maximum $215.00/day
Actual* - Tip Maximum 20% of meal
Actual* - Transportation (taxi fares, parking, shuttles, rental car, & fuel for rental car) Requires Prior Approval 
Out-of-State Full Day Per Diem (Overnight Travel) 
Per Diem (meals & lodging) - Non Special Area $115.00/day
Per Diem - Tips $6.00/day
Actual* - Meal Maximum $45.00/day
Actual* - Lodging Maximum $215.00/day
Actual* - Tip Maximum 20% of meal
Actual* - Transportation (taxi fares, parking, shuttles, rental car, & fuel for rental car)  Requires Prior Approval

*Receipts Required

New Mexico Department of Public Safety Travel & Per Diem Policy

Federal Government GSA Travel & Per Diem Rates