Privately Owned Vehicle (POV) Mileage Reimbursement Rates

GSA has adjusted all POV mileage reimbursement rates effective January 1, 2016.
Modes of Transportation Effective/Applicability Date  Rate per mile
Airplane* January 1, 2016 $1.17 
If use of privately owned automobile is authorized or if no Government-furnished automobile is available January 1, 2016 $0.54
If Government-furnished automobile is available January 1, 2016 $0.19
Motorcycle January 1, 2016 $0.51

* Airplane nautical miles (NMs) should be converted into statute miles (SMs) or regular miles when submitting a voucher using the formula (1 NM equals 1.15077945 SMs). You can also use the link to BoatSafe.com (a non-government website) to assist you in converting NMs to SMs or SMs to NMs.

For calculating the mileage difference between airports, please visit the U.S. Department of Transportation's Inter-Airport Distance web site.

QUESTIONS:
For all travel policy questions, e-mail travelpolicy@gsa.gov

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Last Reviewed 2015-12-23