Dinar (JOD; symbol JD) = 100 piastres or 1,000 fils. Notes are in denominations of JD50, 20, 10, 5 and 1. Coins are in denominations of JD1/2 and 1/4; and 10, 5 and 1 piastres (qirsh).

Currency Exchange
Foreign currencies can be exchanged easily in banks and bureau de change. Most hotels also provide exchange facilities. The daily exchange rates are published in local newspapers.


Credit/Debit Cards and ATMs
American Express, Visa, Diners Club and MasterCard are accepted in hotels, restaurants and larger shops. ATMs can be found in most of the larger towns and throughout Amman.

Banking Hours
Sat-Thurs 0830-1500. Hours during Ramadan are 08:30-10:00, although some banks open in the afternoon.