# Inches to Centimeters Conversion

## Inches to Centimeters Conversion - Convert Inches to Centimeters (in to cm)

### You are currently converting Distance and Length units from Inches to Centimeters

1 Inches (in)

=

2.54 Centimeters (cm)

Inches : An inch (symbol: in) is a unit of length. It is defined as 1⁄12 of a foot, also is 1⁄36 of a yard. Though traditional standards for the exact length of an inch have varied, it is equal to exactly 25.4 mm. The inch is a popularly used customary unit of length in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom.

Centimeters : The centimeter (symbol cm) is a unit of length in the metric system. It is also the base unit in the centimeter-gram-second system of units. The centimeter practical unit of length for many everyday measurements. A centimeter is equal to 0.01(or 1E-2) meter.

### Distance and Length Conversion Calculator

1 Inch = 2.54 Centimeter

### How to convert Inches to Centimeters ?

1 inch is equal to 2.54 centimeters:

1in = 2.54cm

The distance d in centimeters (cm) is equal to the distance d in inches (in) times 2.54, that conversion formula:

d(cm) = d(in) × 2.54

#### How many Centimeters in 2 Inches?

2 Inches is equal to 5.08 Centimeters:

2in = 2in × 2.54 = 5.08cm

#### How many Inches in a Centimeter?

One Centimeter is equal to 0.3937 Inches:

1cm = 1cm / 2.54 = 0.3937in

#### How to Convert 12 Inches to Centimeters?

d(cm) = 12(in) × 2.54 = 30.48cm

### Length conversion table

millimeter (mm) centimeter (cm) meter (m) kilometer (km) inch (in) foot / feet (ft) yard (yd) mile (mi)
1 millimeter (mm) 1 0.1 0.001 0.000001 0.03937 0.003281 0.0010936 0.0000006214
1 centimeter (cm) 10 1 0.01 0.00001 0.3937 0.03281 0.010936 0.000006214
1 meter (m) 1000 100 1 0.001 39.37 3.281 1.0936 0.0006214
1 kilometer (km) 1000000 100000 1000 1 39370 3281 1093.6 0.6214
1 inch (in) 25.4 2.54 0.0254 0.0000254 1 0.08333 0.02778 0.000015783
1 foot / feet (ft) 304.8 30.48 0.3048 0.0003048 12 1 0.33333 0.0001894
1 yard (yd) 914.4 91.44 0.9144 0.0009144 36 3 1 0.0005682
1 mile (mi) 1609344 160934 1609.3 1.6093 63360 5280 1760 1
1 nautical mile (nmi) 1852000 185200 1852 1.852 72913 6076 2025.4 1.1508

We decided to round some conversion factors to fit this table. Therefore, some of these values are not accurate, but they still have reasonable accuracy.