Currency

Indonesia’s currency is in “RUPIAH” (IDR – Indonesian Rupiah) or “Rp” in short.

Just like other countries in the world, Indonesia has coins and bank notes.

 

The bank notes consist of:

  • IDR 100,000 / Rp 100,000
  • IDR 50,000 / Rp 50,000
  • IDR 20,000 / Rp 20,000
  • IDR 10,000 / Rp 10,000
  • IDR 5,000 / Rp 5,000
  • IDR 2,000 / Rp 2,000
  • IDR 1,000 / Rp 1,000

 

PS: The color of bank notes IDR 100,000 and IDR 10,000 are somewhat alike, so pay extra attention when paying for something with the two.

The coins consist of:

  • IDR 1,000 / Rp 1,000
  • IDR 500 / Rp 500
  • IDR 200 / Rp 200
  • IDR 100 / Rp 100