The official currency is the Dinar (JOD), which is divided into 10 dirhams, 100 piastres or 1,000 fulus. Foreign currency can be changed at any bank or moneychanger. Banks are closed on Fridays. Better hotels will also exchange money. American Express, Visa, MasterCard and Diners Club are the most widely accepted credit cards and can be used at major hotels, restaurants and tourist shops; cash can be withdrawn from inside banks. ATMs are available, though acceptance of foreign cards is limited.
Currency Exchange Rates
|Jordan||JOD 1||JOD 5||JOD 10||JOD 100||JOD 1,000|
|Australia||AUD 1.89||AUD 9.44||AUD 18.87||AUD 188.71||AUD 1,887.07|
|Canada||CAD 1.91||CAD 9.53||CAD 19.06||CAD 190.64||CAD 1,906.43|
|Ireland||EUR 1.26||EUR 6.29||EUR 12.59||EUR 125.85||EUR 1,258.52|
|New Zealand||NZD 2.01||NZD 10.04||NZD 20.08||NZD 200.82||NZD 2,008.20|
|South Africa||ZAR 18.22||ZAR 91.11||ZAR 182.22||ZAR 1,822.19||ZAR 18,221.91|
|United Kingdom||GBP 1.09||GBP 5.44||GBP 10.88||GBP 108.85||GBP 1,088.48|
|United States of America||USD 1.41||USD 7.07||USD 14.13||USD 141.34||USD 1,413.43|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
Our Travel Expert
Become our Jordan Travel Expert
We are looking for contributors for our Jordan travel guide. If you are a local, a regular traveller to Jordan or a travel professional with time to contribute and answer occasional forum questions, please contact us.
iExplore designs made-to-order, privately-guided adventure tours to Jordan and over 200 other world wonders. Come Back Different!
Intrepid Travel is one of the world's leading suppliers of small group adventures focused on getting off the beaten track and having real life experiences in Jordan.