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Foreign Exchange Guide to Jordan

Read this currency guide to Jordan with money transfer and travel tips.   [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 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:

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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JOD/USD - Jordanian Dinar to United States Dollar - Historical Rates

1 Day1.412818 Aug 2019
1 Week1.410412 Aug 2019
1 Month1.410420 Jul 2019
6 Months1.409620 Feb 2019
1 Year1.407419 Aug 2018
5 Years1.413920 Aug 2014
10 Years1.411021 Aug 2009

JOD/EUR - Jordanian Dinar to Euro - Historical Rates

1 Day1.273718 Aug 2019
1 Week1.257512 Aug 2019
1 Month1.256220 Jul 2019
6 Months1.242420 Feb 2019
1 Year1.230519 Aug 2018
5 Years1.066320 Aug 2014
10 Years0.984821 Aug 2009

JOD/GBP - Jordanian Dinar to British Pound Sterling - 10 Year History

1 Day1.162018 Aug 2019
1 Week1.167812 Aug 2019
1 Month1.128220 Jul 2019
6 Months1.080620 Feb 2019
1 Year1.104219 Aug 2018
5 Years0.851920 Aug 2014
10 Years0.854321 Aug 2009

JOD/AUD - Jordanian Dinar to Australian Dollar - Historical Rates

1 Day2.082018 Aug 2019
1 Week2.087812 Aug 2019
1 Month2.003220 Jul 2019
6 Months1.966420 Feb 2019
1 Year1.925719 Aug 2018
5 Years1.522820 Aug 2014
10 Years1.691421 Aug 2009

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