Federal Travel Regulation

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The Federal Travel Regulation summarizes the travel and relocation policy for all federal civilian employees and others authorized to travel at the government’s expense. Federal employees and agencies may use the FTR as a reference to ensure official travel and relocation is conducted in a responsible and cost effective manner.

Download the FTR [PDF] (41 CFR)
Last annual edition updated July 1, 2021. Prior years may be found at Code of Federal Regulations (Annual Edition). Contents may be out of date. Refer to eCFR.gov for the most up-to-date regulation information.

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Last Reviewed: 2022-06-30