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Foreign Exchange Guide to Jordan

Read this currency guide to Jordan with HKD money transfer and travel tips.   [HKD/JOD=0.090226]

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Jordanian Dinar
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This is a foreign exchange guide to Jordan, the Jordanian Dinar currency plus HKD to 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 HKD 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 Day1.414311 Aug 2019
1 Week1.410405 Aug 2019
1 Month1.410413 Jul 2019
6 Months1.409413 Feb 2019
1 Year1.409412 Aug 2018
5 Years1.412913 Aug 2014
10 Years1.411014 Aug 2009

JOD/EUR - Jordanian Dinar to Euro - Historical Rates

1 Day1.261811 Aug 2019
1 Week1.254605 Aug 2019
1 Month1.250213 Jul 2019
6 Months1.251113 Feb 2019
1 Year1.237012 Aug 2018
5 Years1.057213 Aug 2014
10 Years0.993214 Aug 2009

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

1 Day1.176411 Aug 2019
1 Week1.160205 Aug 2019
1 Month1.121913 Jul 2019
6 Months1.096413 Feb 2019
1 Year1.104612 Aug 2018
5 Years0.846513 Aug 2014
10 Years0.852914 Aug 2009

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

1 Day2.086711 Aug 2019
1 Week2.085805 Aug 2019
1 Month2.009013 Jul 2019
6 Months1.987513 Feb 2019
1 Year1.934112 Aug 2018
5 Years1.518513 Aug 2014
10 Years1.689614 Aug 2009

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