Foreign Exchange Guide to Jordan

This currency guide to Jordan helps you choose the best way to save money on JOD transfers and travel money.    [USD/JOD=0.709]

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Jordanian Dinar
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This is a foreign exchange guide to Jordan, the Jordanian Dinar currency plus sending JOD transfers and travel tips.

In this Jordan currency guide we take a look at :

  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 USD to JOD exchange rate and trend for the previous 3 months:

USD/JOD at 0.709 is trading near the 90-day average 0.7089 with a range 0.7079 to 0.7095. There are no current rate alerts.
17-Jan-2020 16:NY 21:LON 08:SYD+1d

Travel, Currency and Money saving tips for Jordan


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.


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)

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).

Get a better deal for foreign transfers 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!


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Jordanian Dinar to United States Dollar - Historical Rates

1 Day1.410412 Jan 2020
7 Day1.410406 Jan 2020
30 Day1.409414 Dec 2019
3 Month1.410415 Oct 2019
1 Year1.409213 Jan 2019
5 Year1.409614 Jan 2015
10 Year1.410715 Jan 2010

Jordanian Dinar to Euro - Historical Rates

1 Day1.268812 Jan 2020
7 Day1.259906 Jan 2020
30 Day1.267414 Dec 2019
3 Month1.278315 Oct 2019
1 Year1.229713 Jan 2019
5 Year1.195514 Jan 2015
10 Year0.981215 Jan 2010

Jordanian Dinar to British Pound Sterling - 10 Year History

1 Day1.081312 Jan 2020
7 Day1.070806 Jan 2020
30 Day1.057214 Dec 2019
3 Month1.105415 Oct 2019
1 Year1.096813 Jan 2019
5 Year0.925314 Jan 2015
10 Year0.866815 Jan 2010

Jordanian Dinar to Australian Dollar - Historical Rates

1 Day2.044212 Jan 2020
7 Day2.033206 Jan 2020
30 Day2.049614 Dec 2019
3 Month2.088615 Oct 2019
1 Year1.956813 Jan 2019
5 Year1.728714 Jan 2015
10 Year1.527415 Jan 2010

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