My travel and accommodation expenses for May 2013 were as follows:

Hotels – I stayed 6 nights in hotels in London with a total cost of £620, average cost £103 per night compared to a limit of £150.

Train fares – I made 2 return journeys to London with total cost of £145, average return journey cost of £73. The maximum claim per return  journey under the rules is £146.

Tube fares – £9

Car parking at East Midlands parkway station – £41

Mileage claim – £175 – this is higher than normal as I drove to Westminster one week.

Congestion Charge – £10

The full details of the claims are published by IPSA.