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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 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.

USD-JOD 3 Month chart
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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 - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
07 Apr 20191.41041 Week
15 Mar 20191.41041 Month
16 Oct 20181.40946 Months
14 Apr 20181.40941 Year
14 Apr 20171.40902 Years
15 Apr 20141.41205 Years
16 Apr 20091.409910 Years

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

DateExchange RatePeriod
07 Apr 20191.25721 Week
15 Mar 20191.24441 Month
16 Oct 20181.21756 Months
14 Apr 20181.14221 Year
14 Apr 20171.32772 Years
15 Apr 20141.02215 Years
16 Apr 20091.069510 Years

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

DateExchange RatePeriod
07 Apr 20191.08171 Week
15 Mar 20191.05981 Month
16 Oct 20181.06876 Months
14 Apr 20180.98961 Year
14 Apr 20171.12542 Years
15 Apr 20140.84415 Years
16 Apr 20090.945710 Years

JOD/JPY - Jordanian Dinar to Japanese Yen - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
07 Apr 2019157.56241 Week
15 Mar 2019157.15851 Month
16 Oct 2018158.34466 Months
14 Apr 2018151.29611 Year
14 Apr 2017153.00052 Years
15 Apr 2014143.76595 Years
16 Apr 2009139.805310 Years

JOD/AUD - Jordanian Dinar to Australian Dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
07 Apr 20191.98651 Week
15 Mar 20191.98911 Month
16 Oct 20181.97446 Months
14 Apr 20181.81511 Year
14 Apr 20171.85862 Years
15 Apr 20141.50945 Years
16 Apr 20091.959010 Years

JOD/CAD - Jordanian Dinar to Canadian Dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
07 Apr 20191.88621 Week
15 Mar 20191.88191 Month
16 Oct 20181.82336 Months
14 Apr 20181.77821 Year
14 Apr 20171.87782 Years
15 Apr 20141.55045 Years
16 Apr 20091.701210 Years

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