The Jordanian Dinar rates below were last updated 2 minutes ago
If you're travelling to Jordan soon you'll want to get the best deal on your Jordanian Dinars. Our free comparison service compares the best Jordanian Dinar rates from the biggest currency suppliers in the UK so you can see at a glance who is offering the top deals. We are currently comparing 21 suppliers selling Jordanian Dinars in the UK with exchange rates ranging from 0.9956 to 1.0630.
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The Jordanian Dinar is pegged to the US Dollar so the rate fluctuates in-line with the US Dollar accordingly.
Changing money in Jordan can be a hit and miss affair. Hotels may refuse to exchange money for non-residents, and banks do not like older or worn US Dollar notes – but can offer slightly better rates than the licensed money traders found dotted around the towns. You can exchange US Dollars, Pounds and Euros into Dinars in Jordan, and the rate you get varies with the best rates for the Dollars, then the Pounds and the worst for the Euro. Do not attempt to change Australian or New Zealand Dollars as these will almost certainly not be accepted. ATMs are available at Queen Ali airport and a few can be found in Amman.
Jordan is not particularly expensive for UK visitors. A 500 ml bottle of water will cost you about 50p and a coffee (cappuccino) about £2.50. According to our statistics, most travellers to Jordan take about £590 worth of Dinars (650 JOD) with them when they visit based upon orders placed between 1st August and 31st October 2013.
You will need a visa to enter Jordan which you can obtain upon entry to the country or in advance from the Embassy of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan in London. Single entry visas are valid for a duration of up to one month but this can be extended to up to six months whilst in Jordan. Note if you are planning on visiting Israel and the Palestine Territories it is usually easier to get a multiple-entry visa from the Jordanian Embassy before you travel.
If you plan to stay in Jordan for more than 30 days either as a resident or long-term visitor you will need to undergo a HIV test which costs around 20 JOD.
Over the past week the Jordanian Dinar has dropped by 2.07% from last Sunday's rate of 1.0855 to today's rate of 1.0630 which means £750 will buy you JD16.87 less now than it would have a week ago. During this period the best rate we recorded was 1.0917 on Tuesday and the worst rate is 1.0630 recorded today.
The 90 day outlook has seen the Jordanian Dinar rate increase by 1.38% from 1.0485 on 1st June 2015 to 1.0630 today. Based on these figures, £750 will buy you JD10.88 more today than it would have three months ago. We recorded a high rate of 1.0917 on 25th August 2015 and a low rate of 1.0470 on 7th June 2015.
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Posted by Peter Rudin-Burgess on 28th August 2015
Everyday that the markets have been open for the past week the exchange rates have fallen. It is when the rates are dropping like this that it is most important to compare travel money suppliers before buying. read more