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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:

At 0.709 USD/JOD was trading near its 90 day average with period range 0.7071 to 0.7091. ALERT: USD/JOD has risen to a 90-DAY HIGH. Updated: 08:15-AEDT 22:15-BST 17:15-EDT

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 Day1.412620 Oct 2019
7 Day1.410414 Oct 2019
30 Day1.410421 Sep 2019
3 Month1.412423 Jul 2019
1 Year1.409421 Oct 2018
5 Year1.409422 Oct 2014
10 Year1.410423 Oct 2009

JOD/EUR - Jordanian Dinar to Euro - Historical Rates

1 Day1.266120 Oct 2019
7 Day1.279214 Oct 2019
30 Day1.279921 Sep 2019
3 Month1.266723 Jul 2019
1 Year1.224421 Oct 2018
5 Year1.114522 Oct 2014
10 Year0.939523 Oct 2009

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

1 Day1.094820 Oct 2019
7 Day1.118614 Oct 2019
30 Day1.130821 Sep 2019
3 Month1.135623 Jul 2019
1 Year1.078721 Oct 2018
5 Year0.878422 Oct 2014
10 Year0.862923 Oct 2009

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

1 Day2.062720 Oct 2019
7 Day2.081814 Oct 2019
30 Day2.083621 Sep 2019
3 Month2.018723 Jul 2019
1 Year1.981421 Oct 2018
5 Year1.606722 Oct 2014
10 Year1.526123 Oct 2009

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