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USD to IDR - Exchange Rate Overview

US Dollar to Indonesian Rupiah exchange rates can vary significantly for International Money Transfers and Travel Money/Card transactions as shown below.


U$1,000 USD
Rp14,180,000 IDR

*Converted at interbank exchange rate, scroll down to compare foreign transfer and spend/travel exchange rates.


Latest interbank exchange rate:

1 USD = 14180.0 IDR

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USD to IDR 90-day trend
USD/IDR at 14191 was trading 5.7% below AVG:15053.62 with LO:13665.38 and HI:16644.3 (90 days). ALERTS: USD/IDR was DOWN 4% this 7-DAY period and also dropped to 60-DAY LOWS.

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US Dollar to Indonesian Rupiah - Quick Conversions

U$ 1 Rp 14,180
U$ 5 Rp 70,900
U$ 10 Rp 141,800
U$ 20 Rp 283,600
U$ 50 Rp 709,000
U$ 100 Rp 1,418,000
U$ 250 Rp 3,545,000
U$ 500 Rp 7,090,000
U$ 1,000 Rp 14,180,000
U$ 2,000 Rp 28,360,000
U$ 5,000 Rp 70,900,000
U$ 10,000 Rp 141,800,000
U$ 50,000 Rp 709,000,000
U$ 100,000 Rp 1,418,000,000
More amounts
U$ 0.0001 Rp 1
U$ 0.0004 Rp 5
U$ 0.0007 Rp 10
U$ 0.0014 Rp 20
U$ 0.0036 Rp 50
U$ 0.0071 Rp 100
U$ 0.0178 Rp 250
U$ 0.0355 Rp 500
U$ 0.0710 Rp 1,000
U$ 0.1420 Rp 2,000
U$ 0.3550 Rp 5,000
U$ 0.7100 Rp 10,000
U$ 3.5500 Rp 50,000
U$ 7.1000 Rp 100,000
More amounts

To calculate your own USD/IDR amounts use our Convert USD to IDR quick calculator.

Comparing Foreign Exchange Providers

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, Travel Money and prepaid multi-currency Travel Card transactions.

The Exchange rate you are offered can also vary significantly depending on the transaction type (transfer, cash or card), currency pair and amount. The below table shows an example of total costs charged by FX specialists and banks for USD/IDR International Money Transfers. Costs are calculated against the current interbank mid-rate.


USD to IDR International Money Transfers

Foreign Transfer Provider Receive IDR(Rp) Exchange RateFee USDDeal Links
OFX logo
Best Overall
XE logo
Rp435,670 more
Banks - Average Rate International Money Transfers
Rp523,818 less
OFX: Foreign Transfer USD→IDR
From Amount (USD)U$1,000
Fee:0^ - No fees for BestExchangeRates users (normally $12 for smaller transfers)
Exchange Rate:13531.63 (4.57% from mid-rate)
To Amount (IDR) Rp13,531,630
Total Cost:4.57%
Rate Fetched: Wed Jun 03 2020 09:03:31 GMT+0000 (UTC)
Transfer Speed:1-2 days
Services:Bank Transfers - Online & Phone, Foreign Currency Accounts
: 4.8/5.0
XE: Foreign Transfer USD→IDR
From Amount (USD)U$1,000
Exchange Rate:13967.30 (1.5% from mid-rate)
To Amount (IDR) Rp13,967,300
Total Cost:1.5%
Rp435,670 IDR more than using OFX
Time:9:30 Local
Transfer Speed:1-2 days
Services:Bank Transfers - Online & Phone
: 3.5/5.0
Banks - Average Rate
Foreign Transfer USD→IDR
From Amount (USD)U$1,000
Exchange Rate:13205.90 (6.87% from mid-rate)
To Amount (IDR) Rp13,007,812
Total Cost:8.27%
Rp523,818 IDR less than using OFX
Transfer Speed:
Snapshot 06/03/2020 - View live rates

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


USD to IDR - Travel Money & Cards

Provider Amount IDR(Rp) Exchange RateFee USDDeal Links
Best Overall
Banks - Average Rate Foreign Cash
Rp1,817,167 less
Travelex Online logo
Rp1,861,571 less
TransferWise: Travel Money USD→IDR
From Amount (USD)U$1,000
Fee:U$5.00 USD (0.5% + U$1)
Exchange Rate:14109.10 (-0.5% from mid-rate)
To Amount (IDR) Rp14,038,555
Total Cost:1%
Time:9:30 Local
Currency Services:Multi-currency debit card with linked foreign bank accounts
Delivery/Collect:5-7 days
: 4.6/5.0
Banks - Average Rate
Travel Money USD→IDR
From Amount (USD)U$1,000
Exchange Rate:12407.50 (-12.5% from mid-rate)
To Amount (IDR) Rp12,221,388
Total Cost:13.81%
Currency Services:Branch
Travelex Online: Travel Money USD→IDR
From Amount (USD)U$1,000
Fee:$0 - No fees for Debit & Credit Cards
Exchange Rate:12176.984 (-14.13% from mid-rate)
To Amount (IDR) Rp12,176,984
Total Cost:14.13%
Rate Fetched: Wed Jun 03 2020 09:30:03 GMT+0000 (UTC)
Currency Services:FREE Home delivery & Branch pickup
Delivery/Collect:2-3 days
: 4.3/5.0
Snapshot 06/03/2020 - View live rates

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US Dollar and Indonesian Rupiah Forecasts

When determining the best time to make a foreign exchange transaction, in this case the USD vs IDR, you should pay attention to the recent market trends for both currencies.

US Dollar (USD)

In early May the continuing coronavirus pandemic and an associated possible re-escalation in the US-China trade tensions has moved the market into safer currencies such as the USD and JPY.

Goldman Sachs and RBC Capital forecast a large drop for US dollar against Japanese Yen to continue with a USD/JPY rate of 95 in the near future.

The US dollar held its value in 2019 despite the US-China trade tensions, mainly because the greenback is still considered a safer currency to own than most others.

Read more in the article USD Forecasts.


Indonesian Rupiah (IDR)

NAB told Bloomberg TV that it sees a recovery in Asian currencies in the 2nd half of 2020 if the coronavirus comes under control.

The rupiah slipped in mid-May to 4-month lows against the US dollar (Rp.14,450) and yen (Rp.132), though it was steady against the Australian dollar (Rp.9,960). This pattern shows how much of the rupiah’s recent movements have been driven by risk sentiment. The rupiah remains historically weak, given its proximity to October’s 20-year low of Rp.15,265 per USD.

Weighing on investor sentiment this year has been the significant escalation in US-China trade tensions. Washington and Beijing both stepped up measures against one another.

For the rupiah, not helping matters in May was news of Indonesia’s worst monthly trade deficit in 6 years, at US$2.5 billion.

With exports struggling, Indonesia’s central bank is under pressure to lower interest rates from 6 percent, but having already pledged to support the rupiah, these rate cuts are unlikely to come, for now.

Capital Economics said in May that the rupiah would be “vulnerable to sudden falls during periods of weak risk appetite.”

DBS warned of “dire consequences” for emerging market currencies like the rupiah if no trade agreement is struck between the US and China.

How to get Best USD to IDR Exchange Rates

All foreign exchange providers charge a fee for providing their service and this fee is usually contained within the exchange rate margin (or difference to the mid-rate).

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.

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


What is a good USD to IDR exchange rate?

This is a difficult question and the answer really depends on many factors. The best way to consider an exchange rate's relative value is to look at the rate's history.

The following table looks at the change in the USD to IDR exchange rate over periods upto 10 years.

USD/IDRPeriod to 02-JunDateRate
2.8% ▼1 Week26 May 202014740.6605
3.6% ▼30 Days03 May 202014856.9865
0.5% ▲90 Days04 Mar 202014260.0000
0.6% ▲1 Year03 Jun 201914240.0000
8% ▲5 Years04 Jun 201513266.1667
54.6% ▼10 Years05 Jun 20109264.6092
USD/IDR 10 year rates & changes to 02-Jun-2020 (14325.8500)

When is the best time to exchange USD to IDR?

Getting a good market rate is all about timing to help with this you can use BER Smart Alerts to make the most of currency movements.

Rather than requiring you to set a target rate, our rate alerts work differently. We check for daily high/lows and changes (up/down) over a range of periods up to 90 days rather than requiring you to set target rates.

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