962 Country Code – Jordan Phone Code

962 is the country calling code for Jordan.

Jordan is a country on the continent of Asia. The capital city of Jordan is Amman.

How to Call Jordan from the UK

To call a telephone number in Jordan from the UK:

  • Dial the international call prefix. For calls from the UK, this is 00 (or '+' from mobile phones).
  • Dial the country code for Jordan - 962.
  • Dial the number of the person/business, omitting the first zero if there is one.

Area Codes and Landlines

Area codes for Jordan are:

  • North 2 (includes Irbid)
  • South 3
  • Zarqa – 5
  • Amman – 6

When dialling a landline number from another part of Jordan or from a Jordanian mobile, the area code is preceded by a 0 prefix.

When calling from a landline in the same location, do not use the 0 prefix or area code.

When phoning from abroad, do not use the 0 prefix with the area code.

For example, to call a number in Amman XXXXXXX from the UK or overseas:

  • Dial the international call prefix (00/+), Jordan’s country code (962), the area code without the zero, and finally the subscriber number, e.g., 00-962-6-XXXXXXX or +962-6-XXXXXXX.
Jordan Country Code +962 00962
Jordan Country Code +962 00962

Time Difference

When calling Jordan from the UK, please note there is a time difference between Jordan and the UK.

The time right now in Jordan is . The date is .

The current time in the UK is . The date is .

The time difference between Jordan and UK (United Kingdom) is 2 hours.

Exchange Rate

The currency used in Jordan is the Jordanian dinar (JOD).

The current exchange rates between the Jordanian dinar and the British pound (JOD to GBP, GBP to JOD) are:

  • 1 Jordanian dinar (JOD) = 1.115 GBP
  • 1 British pound (GBP) = 0.897 JOD

Exchange rates on this page were last updated on .

Jordan – Facts and Figures

According to data from the World Bank, the population of Jordan in recent years is:

  • 2018 - 9,956,011
  • 2017 - 9,779,173
  • 2016 - 9,551,467
  • 2015 - 9,266,575
  • 2014 - 8,920,049
  • 2013 - 8,520,420

Map of Jordan

The location of Jordan is shown on the map below.

Map showing location of Jordan