Applying for federal jobs out of state a bad idea?

There's not many jobs in the area I live in so I would have to re-locate for jobs that I want. I've been applying to federal jobs on USAJOBS.GOV but would I have to travel to that state for an interview (like a normal job) then get sent back to my original state waiting for a response? This would cost SO... show more There's not many jobs in the area I live in so I would have to re-locate for jobs that I want. I've been applying to federal jobs on USAJOBS.GOV but would I have to travel to that state for an interview (like a normal job) then get sent back to my original state waiting for a response?

This would cost SO much money that I don't have although I am willing to re-locate. I simply cannot keep traveling to different states simply for interviews with jobs that I may or may not get.
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