# Liters to Gallons Conversion

## Liters to Gallons Conversion - Convert Liters to Gallons (L to gal)

### You are currently converting Volume and Capacity units from Liters to Gallons

1 Liters (L)

=

0.26417 Gallons (gal)

Liters : The liter (also written "liter"; SI symbol L or l) is a non-SI metric system unit of volume. It is equal to 1 cubic decimeter (dm3), 1,000 cubic centimeters (cm3) or 1/1,000 cubic meter. The mass of one liter liquid water is almost exactly one kilogram. A liter is defined as a special name for a cubic decimeter or 10 centimeters × 10 centimeters × 10 centimeters, thus, 1 L ≡ 1 dm3≡ 1000 cm3.

Gallons : The gallon (abbreviation "gal"), is a unit of volume which refers to the United States liquid gallon. There are three definitions in current use: the imperial gallon (≈ 4.546 L) which is used in the United Kingdom and semi-officially within Canada, the United States (liquid) gallon (≈ 3.79 L) which is the commonly used, and the lesser used US dry gallon (≈ 4.40 L).

### Volume and Capacity Conversion Calculator

1 Liter = 0.26417 Gallon

### How to convert Liters to Gallons ?

1 liter (L) is equal to 0.26417 gallons (gal).

1L = 0.26417gal

The volume V in gallons (gal) is equal to the volume V in liters (L) times 0.26417, that conversion formula:

V(gal) = V(L) × 0.26417

#### How many Gallons in a Liter?

One Liter is equal to 0.26417 Gallons:

1L = 1L × 0.26417 = 0.26417gal

#### How many Liters in a Gallon?

One Gallon is equal to 3.78541 Liters:

1gal = 1gal × 3.78541 = 3.78541L

#### How to Convert 5 Liters to Gallons?

V(gal) = 5(L) × 0.26417 = 1.32085gal