Use these online calculators to convert between feet (ft) and centimeters (cm). These Length conversion calculators provide a quick and easy way to convert feet to cm, or cm to feet.
Enter your value in one of the conversion calculators below to convert feet to cm or convert cm to feet.
How to convert feet to cm: Use the conversion calculator titled "Convert feet to cm". Enter a value in the feet field and click on the "Calculate cm" button. Your answer will appear in the cm field.
How to convert cm to feet: Use the conversion calculator titled "Convert cm to feet". Enter a value in the cm field and click on the "Calculate feet" button. Your answer will appear in the feet field.
The following is a list of definitions relating to conversions between feet and centimeters.
A foot is a unit of length in both US Customary Units as well as the Imperial System. The symbol for foot is ft or '. There are 12 inches in a foot.
A centimeter is a unit of length in the Metric System. The symbol for centimeter is cm. There are 100 centimeters in a meter. The International spelling is centimetre.
There are 0.032808399 feet in a centimeter.
There are 30.48 centimeters in a foot.
This table provides a summary of the Length units within their respective measurement systems.
|inches||in or "||US Customary Units (and Imperial)|
|feet||ft or '||US Customary Units (and Imperial)||1 foot = 12 inches|
|yards||yd||US Customary Units (and Imperial)||1 yard = 3 feet|
|miles||mi||US Customary Units (and Imperial)||1 mile = 1760 yards or 5280 feet|
|millimeter||mm||Metric System||1000 mm = 1 m|
|centimeter||cm||Metric System||100 cm = 1 m, 1 cm = 10 mm|
|decimeter||dm||Metric System||10 dm = 1 m, 1 dm = 10 cm|
|meter||m||Metric System||1 m = 1000 mm, 100 cm, 10 dm|
|kilometer||km||Metric System||1 km = 1000 m|