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The total cost you are charged by your foreign exchange provider consists of the margin from the mid-rate offered plus any fixed or percentage fees. These margins and fees vary significantly for International Money Transfers and Travel Money transactions as shown below.

 

Compare USD/IDR Exchange Rates

The below table is a snapshot of the costs charged by FX specialists and banks for USD/IDR International Money Transfers. Costs are calculated against the amount when USD is converted to IDR at mid-rate.

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Foreign Transfer Providers
Ratings & Reviews
Receive IDR(Rp)Exchange RateFee USDTotal CostTransfer ServicesTransfer SpeedDeal Links
 
OFX logo
136,492,100 IDR
Best Overall
13649.210^3.01%Bank Transfers - Online & Phone, Foreign Currency Accounts1-2 days
Banks - Average Rate International Money Transfers
132,740,290 IDR
3,751,810 IDR
13293.97155.67%Online, Branch, Bank Transfers2-3 days
 
OFX: Foreign Transfer USD→IDR
USD amount:$10,000 USD
Fee:0^ - No fees for BestExchangeRates users (normally $12 for smaller transfers)
Exchange Rate:13649.21 (3.01% from mid-rate)
IDR amount:136,492,100 IDR
Total Cost:3.01%
Time:
Rate Fetched: Tue Apr 23 2019 16:03:24 GMT+0000 (UTC)
Transfer Speed:1-2 days
Services:Bank Transfers - Online & Phone, Foreign Currency Accounts
Rating:
 
: 4.8/5.0
Reviews:
 

Banks - Average Rate

Foreign Transfer USD→IDR
USD amount:$10,000 USD
Fee:15
Exchange Rate:13293.97 (5.53% from mid-rate)
IDR amount:132,740,290 IDR
Total Cost:5.67%
Difference:
3,751,810 IDR less than using OFX
Transfer Speed:2-3 days
Services:Online, Branch, Bank Transfers
 

The below table shows a snapshot of the margins and possible savings when you order travel money online with a currency specialist rather than in-person from banks and currency kiosks.

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Travel Money Providers
Ratings & Reviews
Amount IDR(Rp)Exchange RateFee USDTotal CostCurrency ServicesDelivery/CollectDeal Links
Banks - Average Rate Foreign Currency
12,190,147 IDR
Compare
12313.28$1013.38%Branch-
 
Travelex Online US logo
11,914,476 IDR
275,671 IDR
11914.4760^15.33%Online order, Branch pickup, Home delivery2-3 days
 

Banks - Average Rate

Travel Money USD→IDR
USD amount:$1,000 USD
Fee:$10 USD (1%)
Exchange Rate:12313.28 (12.5% from mid-rate)
IDR amount:12,190,147 IDR
Total Cost:13.38%
Currency Services:Branch
Delivery/Collect:-
Travelex Online US: Travel Money USD→IDR
USD amount:$1,000 USD
Fee:$0 - No fees for Debit & Credit Cards
Exchange Rate:11914.476 (15.33% from mid-rate)
IDR amount:11,914,476 IDR
Total Cost:15.33%
Time:
Rate Fetched: Tue Apr 23 2019 16:00:05 GMT+0000 (UTC)
Currency Services:Online order, Branch pickup, Home delivery
Delivery/Collect:2-3 days
Rating:
 
: 4.3/5.0
Reviews:
 

USD to IDR interbank exchange rate = 14076.9763

Right now the USD/IDR interbank exchange rate is 14076.9763. It’s also called the mid-market rate or just the mid-rate and is the rate that banks use when trading large amounts of foreign currencies with one another.

It's the reference rate we use to calculate how much you are being charged to convert Indonesian Rupiah to United States Dollar.

This USD/IDR Converter calculates equivalent United States Dollar to Indonesian Rupiah amounts at the market mid-rate. You can also enter your own rates to find out the percentage difference to the latest market rates you are being charged.

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United States Dollar

Indonesian Rupiah

1 USD 14,076.98 IDR
5 USD 70,384.88 IDR
10 USD 140,769.76 IDR
20 USD 281,539.53 IDR
50 USD 703,848.82 IDR
100 USD 1,407,697.63 IDR
250 USD 3,519,244.08 IDR
500 USD 7,038,488.15 IDR
1,000 USD 14,076,976.30 IDR
2,000 USD 28,153,952.60 IDR
5,000 USD 70,384,881.50 IDR
10,000 USD 140,769,763.00 IDR
50,000 USD 703,848,815.00 IDR
100,000 USD 1,407,697,630.00 IDR
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United States Dollar

Indonesian Rupiah

0.0001 USD 1 IDR
0.0004 USD 5 IDR
0.0007 USD 10 IDR
0.0014 USD 20 IDR
0.0036 USD 50 IDR
0.0071 USD 100 IDR
0.0178 USD 250 IDR
0.0355 USD 500 IDR
0.0710 USD 1,000 IDR
0.1420 USD 2,000 IDR
0.3550 USD 5,000 IDR
0.7100 USD 10,000 IDR
3.5500 USD 50,000 IDR
7.1000 USD 100,000 IDR
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United States Dollar to Indonesian Rupiah (USD-IDR) - 10 Year History

The below table shows the historic variation in the USD/IDR exchange rate over the last 10 years. The percentage change is the difference from the date shown to present. This lets you decide if the current rate is in your favour. You can also view our various charts of USD versus other currencies : USD historical charts.

DateExchange RatePeriodChange
23 Apr 201914109.0000Latest
16 Apr 201914084.00001 Week+0.18%
24 Mar 201914169.13871 Month-0.42%
25 Oct 201815225.42006 Months-7.33%
23 Apr 201813882.48041 Year+1.63%
23 Apr 201713311.79082 Years+5.99%
24 Apr 201411618.55005 Years+21.44%
25 Apr 200910776.344210 Years+30.93%

Why can't I just get the USD/IDR market rate I see on Google or in the Media?

The USD/IDR mid-rate is the rate you will see Quoted on Google or the News, nobody except the largest banks and businesses can get exchange rates close to this mid-rate. It is actually just the theoretical half-way point (hence mid-rate) between the last rate at which the USD / IDR was traded (bought or sold) in the international markets.

Getting a good market rate is mainly about timing however the transaction margin you end up being charged can be considerably reduced by around a few percent (of total amount being exchanged) for travel money and possibly over 5% to 6% when sending money. The exact potential savings depends on the currencies being exchanged and the amount you are transferring and if you are willing to shop around.

The closer your final exchange rate is to the market USD/IDR midrate the better deal you are getting.

Our real-time foreign transfer and travel money/cards comparison calculators make shopping around easy and help you calculate how much you can save.

The three things you need in order to get a good USD to IDR exchange rate

  1. Know the latest USD/IDR market mid-rate. The closer your final exchange rate is to this real market rate the better deal you are getting. You should also judge how the current rate compares to the historic rate over the past 10 years.
  2. Compare your Bank's transaction costs to several licensed FX providers, remember to compare the exchange rate margins as well as the various types of fees. We make that easy to do with our calculators for Foreign Transfers and Travel Money transactions.
  3. Review up-to-date Currency News and Forecasts for both the and currencies, if available.

Currency news and forecasts for United States Dollar and Indonesian Rupiah

Whenever you are researching a particular exchange rate you are actually interested in two currencies as the value of a currency must always be quoted relative to a second currency.

So it follows that if you are determining the best time to transact, in this case the USD vs IDR, you should pay attention to both United States Dollar and Indonesian Rupiah news and forecasts.

United States Dollar (USD) - Market news and forecasts

In the third week of April the Dollar Index was rallying strongly towards the mid-97s, slightly below major resistance at 97.70, a break of which would be massively positive for the greenback. The index was up 1.7 percent year-to-date.

The dollar’s strength comes in spite of a dovish surprise in March from the Federal Reserve, which ditched two interest rate hikes from its 2019 projections. Fortunately for dollar holders, the rest of the world has problems and other important central banks also turned dovish, removing much of the incentive for selling USD.

Bloomberg research warned in April of potential for a large upcoming move in the US dollar, up or down. Over the past quarter-century, three prominent troughs in the JPMorgan Global FX Volatility Index were followed by dollar moves over 6-month periods worth 10-15 percent. The index was trading in mid-April at a 5-year low.

Indonesian Rupiah (IDR) - Market news and forecasts

In the second week of March, the rupiah experienced its largest one-day loss in 8 months. Indonesia’s currency bore the brunt of a carry trade reversal, fuelled by an increase in investor concerns over global growth after the ECB announced it had cut growth forecasts (other central banks also cut forecasts in early 2019). The rupiah weakened to a 2-month low of 14,305 to the dollar, though this was still nearly 7 percent stronger than lows from October.

A positive resolution to US-China trade talks will likely boost the rupiah. These were ongoing at the time of writing. April's general election adds uncertainty to the currency's outlook.

At the start of the year, ANZ’s Head of Asia Research advised making bets on rupiah appreciation for 2019; he described the rupiah as one of his “top trades” for the year. The rupiah will be strongly supported, the researcher said, once the Fed begins to slow down or pause on US interest rate hikes, likely in the second half of the year.