1. Guides
  2. Country Guides (A-Z)
  3. Jordan - Foreign Exchange & Currency Guide

Foreign Exchange Guide to Jordan

Latest market mid-rate: 1.0 =

Country Code:
Domestic Currency:
Jordanian dinar
Symbol - Code:
Telephone Prefix:

The domestic currency in Jordan is the Jordanian dinar with currency code JOD. Read this foreign exchange guide to Jordan and the Jordanian dinar with money transfer and travel tips plus Jordanian dinar exchange cross rates.

In this guide we review :

  1. Jordanian dinar info - general info about the Jordanian dinar
  2. Jordanian dinar in the markets - recent JOD moves and predictions from the FX markets
  3. Travelling in Jordan - currency & money saving tips
  4. Buying Jordanian dinar cash online - travel money for Jordan
  5. Sending money to Jordan - save on Jordanian dinar bank transfers to Jordan
  6. Jordanian dinar exchange rates - latest & historic exchange rates.

Jordanian dinar (JOD) general currency information

What is the Jordanian dinar currency code and symbol?

The three letter currency code for the Jordanian dinar is JOD and the symbol is JD.

Which countries use the Jordanian dinar?

It is the domestic currency in Jordan.

Jordanian dinar (JOD) in the markets

The interactive chart below shows the JOD to USD exchange rate for the previous 3 months with rate alerts for days when the exchange rate moved up or down significantly or for 30 day highs and lows.

JOD-USD 3 Month chart
Loading JOD/USD Chart
JOD currency converter

Jordan Trip Checklist   

  1. Compare JOD travel cash rates - probably why you are here!
  2. Search Hotel deals - Save on your accomodation in Jordan
  3. Lonely Planet - world's best travel guide (coupon and deals)

Travel money for Jordan

Save money and time by Ordering your Jordanian dinar online from Travelex, you get better rates and can pick up the JOD cash locally or even on travel day at the airport.

Another popular option is to use a Pre-paid Travel Card. Your Debit/Credit Card provider will charge you 2% from market mid-rate, but your bank may also charge an extra 3% as an “Overseas Transaction Charge” plus “Overseas ATM” fees for withdrawing cash.

For card purchases if offered a choice of currencies always select to Pay in Jordanian dinar otherwise you may get much worst exchange rates.


Travel Money for Jordan

Compare JDJOD Cash rates


Sending money to Jordan

When searching around for information on how to get a good exchange rate when sending money to Jordan you need to start with finding out the latest Jordanian dinar foreign-transfer exchange rate.

Then compare your bank's exchange rates to several licensed FX providers exchange rate and fees to see how much you can save (we make that calculation easy here).

Getting a better deal when sending money to Jordan

When sending money to Jordan it’s important to compare your bank’s rates & fees with those we have negotiated with our partner money transfer providers. To get a better deal you should follow these 4 simple steps :

  1. Open an account with a BER reviewed FX provider (id docs may be required)
  2. You specify the local or Jordanian dinar amount you want to transfer
  3. Make a local currency domestic transfer for the requested amount to the provider's bank account in your country
  4. Once your funds are received by the provider the converted JOD amount will be transfered to the recipient account you specify in Jordan.

Use our Send to JOD calculator to compare the exchange rates of FX specialist providers rates versus your bank's standard rates you can hopefully save around 5% and maybe more - end result is more Jordanian dinar deposited into the recipient bank account and less margins and fees kept by the banks!


Bank Transfers to Jordan

Compare JDJOD Transfer Rates


Jordanian dinar - exchange rates - live and historic

Major JOD cross rates
View Full List (A-Z)

JOD/USD - Jordanian dinar to U.S. dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20181.40941 Week
18 May 20181.40941 Month
19 Dec 20171.41046 Months
17 Jun 20171.40791 Year
17 Jun 20161.41202 Years
18 Jun 20131.41145 Years
19 Jun 20081.410410 Years

JOD/EUR - Jordanian dinar to Euro - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20181.19601 Week
18 May 20181.19551 Month
19 Dec 20171.19156 Months
17 Jun 20171.25751 Year
17 Jun 20161.25222 Years
18 Jun 20131.05405 Years
19 Jun 20080.910210 Years

JOD/GBP - Jordanian dinar to British pound sterling - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20181.05071 Week
18 May 20181.04641 Month
19 Dec 20171.05376 Months
17 Jun 20171.10201 Year
17 Jun 20160.98342 Years
18 Jun 20130.90215 Years
19 Jun 20080.715310 Years

JOD/JPY - Jordanian dinar to Japanese yen - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 2018154.26981 Week
18 May 2018156.17051 Month
19 Dec 2017159.38816 Months
17 Jun 2017156.09601 Year
17 Jun 2016147.20732 Years
18 Jun 2013134.44615 Years
19 Jun 2008152.165510 Years

JOD/AUD - Jordanian dinar to Australian dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20181.85411 Week
18 May 20181.87651 Month
19 Dec 20171.84326 Months
17 Jun 20171.84711 Year
17 Jun 20161.90922 Years
18 Jun 20131.48925 Years
19 Jun 20081.485310 Years

JOD/CAD - Jordanian dinar to Canadian dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20181.82781 Week
18 May 20181.81721 Month
19 Dec 20171.81666 Months
17 Jun 20171.86031 Year
17 Jun 20161.82262 Years
18 Jun 20131.44005 Years
19 Jun 20081.430610 Years