A. Money Changer Palembang
Before travelling Palembang, I think you need to go to a money changer first, not challenging to find a money changer in Palembang; from my research, there are at least five money changers, and US dollars (U$) is the favourite one. The currency used in Palembang is Indonesian Rupiah (Rp). The exchange rate for US Dollars in Indonesia is about Rp 15.000 until Rp 17.000 for U$ 1 and about Rp 10.000 until Rp 11.000 for $ 1 (Singapore Dollar).
If You want to see the exchange rate of money changer you can visit kursdollar.org or visit here
These are five money changers in Palembang:
1. PT. Haji La Tunrung A.M.C.
Haji La Tunrung Money changer is one of the famous money changers in Indonesia. There are 28 branches of La Tunrung in Indonesia. He started an open money changer since 1959; there are more than twenty-eight currencies in La Tunrung.
Address in palembang: R. Sukamto street, 8 Ilir, Ilir Timur II, Palembang 30128 (the location is near Angkatan 66 underpass) google maps
Phone: (0711) 5630 188
opening hours: Monday until Saturday from 08.00 a.m. until 05.00 p.m.
2. Remaja Money Changer Palembang
Address: Sudirman street No. 98/456, (near charitas intersection, The fifth building from Pagi Sore charitas Restaurant) google maps
Phone: (0711) 354 858
opening hours: Monday until Saturday from 09.00 a.m. until 04.00 p.m.
3. Try Darma Perdana
Address: Kolonel Atmo Street No. 446, 17 Ilir, Palembang google maps
phone: (0711) 357 102
Opening hours: unknown
4. PT. Sumber Daya Usaha
Address: Ground floor International Plaza (IP) Mall, No. B-3, Palembang google maps
Phone: (0711) 365 691
Opening hours: 10.00 a.m. until 09.00 p.m. every day
5. Mekarindo Abadi Sentosa Money Changer Palembang
Address: Ground Floor Palembang Trade Center (PTC) Mall No. 42-43 (in front of XO SUKI Restaurant PTC Mall) google maps
phone: +62815 4005 3888 (WA), (0711) 382 418
Opening hours: 10.00 a.m. until 06.00 p.m.
B. Currency of Indonesian Rupiah
After you know where money changer in Palembang, you must know the currency of Indonesian Rupiah too, I will show from the smallest until the biggest currency fraction, exactly paper money, not a coin. The smallest one is Rp 1.000, and the biggest one is Rp 100.000.