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USDA Travel Express
United States Department of Agriculture

Travel Card

The USDA Travel Card program provides travel charge cards to USDA employees through the GSA_SmartPay_2 contract. The travel card provides employees with access to government negotiated fares while allowing agencies greater visibility in to their travel spend. 

Benefits of the Travel Card include:

  • Accepted worldwide
  • Access to discount government negotiated rates
  • Built in travel insurance
  • Eliminates the need for travelers to use their personal charge card
  • Travelers are no longer required to carry large sums of cash
  • Ability to monitor transactions and pay bill online
  • Improved oversight in travel spend
  • Charges are limited to travel related expenses