Indonesian Currency

Going on a trip to Indonesia and wants to know the name of the Indonesian money unit or just need to know what is the exchange rate for $5 US dollars in Indonesian currency?

Use the links on this page to learn more about the local currency used in Indonesia, currency symbol, notes and more.


Indonesian Currency Exchange Rate Today

Indonesia Money

  • The local money used in Indonesia is Rupiah.

  • The currency symbol of the Indonesian money is Rp.

  • The Indonesian currency code is IDR.

  • The Rupiah Notes: The Indonesian currency notes are made up of Rp 1000, Rp 2000, Rp 5000, Rp 10 000, Rp 20 000, Rp 50 000, Rp 100 000.

  • The Rupiah Coins: 1 Rupiah is made up of 100 Sens. Indonesian Sen Coins go from Rp 50, Rp 100, Rp 200, Rp 500, Rp 1000.

What is the best currency to use in Indonesia? Naturally it is best to convert your currency to Indonesian money and use the local Rupiah as it is accepted everywhere in Indonesia. American dollars and other major currencies like Stirling Pound or Swiss Franc are not readily accepted in most business establishments, however some major hotel chains, restaurants and shops may accept US dollars at an agreed upon exchange rate.

Are credit cards widely accepted in Indonesia? Major credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are usually accepted within Indonesia (at hotels, restaurants, shops, travel agencies etc.). American Express is less common and can attract surcharges if you are able to use in an establishment - hence check before you use it.

What is the exchange rate for Rupiah to US Dollars?

Foreign exchange rates are always changing and in most cases by the minute.

Therefore it's wise to check out the latest money exchange rate for US Dollar to Indonesian Rupiah before buying the Rupiah you require for your up coming trip from American Dollar to Rupiah Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Rupiah to British Pound?

Foreign exchange rates are often changing and in most days by the minute.

Therefore it's important to ask for the the today's money exchange rate for British Pound to Indonesian Rupiah before ordering the Rupiah you require for your up coming trip from Stirling Pound to Rupiah Exchange Rate Today.