State of Nevada Per Diem Rates

Persons traveling in-state shall receive reimbursement for meals at the federal GSA per diem rate listed for that locality. For trips of 24 hours or less employees must be more than 75 miles from their duty station to receive reimbursement for meals. Lodging should only be claimed if the traveler incurred lodging expenses. For GSA surveyed (listed) areas in Nevada, no exceptions will be allowed to the GSA federal per diem lodging rate. For GSA non-surveyed (not listed) areas in Nevada, exceptions may be made up to 150% of the federal per diem lodging rate for each specific destination.

An employee in in-state travel status may claim per diem meal reimbursements for the following timeframes:

  • Breakfast: 12:01 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
  • Lunch: 10:01 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • Dinner: 3:01 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
  • When employees receive free meals or lodging, no reimbursement is allowed.

Breakfast per diem will not be reimbursed for travelers who depart their home city after 9:00 a.m. Dinner per diem will not be reimbursed for travelers who return to their home city before 5:00 p.m