Online calculators to convert feet to meters (ft to m) and meters to feet (m to ft) with formulas, examples, and tables. Our conversions provide a quick and easy way to convert between Length units.
Enter your value in one of the conversion calculators below to convert feet to meters or convert meters to feet.
Let's take a closer look at the conversion formulas so that you can do these conversions yourself with a calculator or with an old-fashioned pencil and paper.
The formula to convert from feet to meters is:
m = ft x 0.3048
The formula to convert from meters to feet is:
ft = m x 3.2808399
Next, let's look at some examples showing the work and calculations that are involved in converting from feet to meters (ft to m) or converting from meters to feet (m to ft).
Task: Convert 5 feet to meters (show work) Formula: ft x 0.3048 = m Calculations: 5 ft x 0.3048 = 1.524 m Result: 5 ft is equal to 1.524 m
Task: Convert 2.5 meters to feet (show work) Formula: m x 3.2808399 = ft Calculations: 2.5 m x 3.2808399 = 8.20209975 ft Result: 2.5 m is equal to 8.20209975 ft
For quick reference purposes, below are conversion tables that you can use to convert from feet to m, and m to feet.
|feet (ft)||meters (m)|
|1 feet||0.3048 meters|
|2 feet||0.6096 meters|
|3 feet||0.9144 meters|
|4 feet||1.2192 meters|
|5 feet||1.524 meters|
|6 feet||1.8288 meters|
|7 feet||2.1336 meters|
|8 feet||2.4384 meters|
|9 feet||2.7432 meters|
|10 feet||3.048 meters|
|20 feet||6.096 meters|
|30 feet||9.144 meters|
|40 feet||12.192 meters|
|50 feet||15.24 meters|
|75 feet||22.86 meters|
|100 feet||30.48 meters|
|250 feet||76.2 meters|
|500 feet||152.4 meters|
|750 feet||228.6 meters|
|1,000 feet||304.8 meters|
|2,500 feet||762 meters|
|5,000 feet||1,524 meters|
|7,500 feet||2,286 meters|
|10,000 feet||3,048 meters|
|25,000 feet||7,620 meters|
|50,000 feet||15,240 meters|
|75,000 feet||22,860 meters|
|100,000 feet||30,480 meters|
|250,000 feet||76,200 meters|
|meters (m)||feet (ft)|
|1 meters||3.2808399 feet|
|2 meters||6.5616798 feet|
|3 meters||9.8425197 feet|
|4 meters||13.1233596 feet|
|5 meters||16.4041995 feet|
|6 meters||19.6850394 feet|
|7 meters||22.9658793 feet|
|8 meters||26.2467192 feet|
|9 meters||29.5275591 feet|
|10 meters||32.808399 feet|
|20 meters||65.616798 feet|
|30 meters||98.425197 feet|
|40 meters||131.233596 feet|
|50 meters||164.041995 feet|
|75 meters||246.0629925 feet|
|100 meters||328.08399 feet|
|250 meters||820.209975 feet|
|500 meters||1,640.41995 feet|
|750 meters||2,460.629925 feet|
|1,000 meters||3,280.8399 feet|
|2,500 meters||8,202.09975 feet|
|5,000 meters||16,404.1995 feet|
|7,500 meters||24,606.29925 feet|
|10,000 meters||32,808.399 feet|
|25,000 meters||82,020.9975 feet|
|50,000 meters||164,041.995 feet|
|75,000 meters||246,062.9925 feet|
|100,000 meters||328,083.99 feet|
|250,000 meters||820,209.9750000001 feet|
The following is a list of definitions relating to conversions between feet and meters.
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 meter is a unit of length in the Metric System. The symbol for meter is m. There are 1,000 meters in a kilometer. The International spelling is metre.
There are 3.2808399 feet in a meter.
There are 0.3048 meters in a foot.
This table provides a summary of the Length units within their respective measurement systems.
|inches||in or "||US Customary Units/Imperial System|
|feet||ft or '||US Customary Units/Imperial System||1 foot = 12 inches|
|yards||yd||US Customary Units/Imperial System||1 yard = 3 feet|
|miles||mi||US Customary Units/Imperial System||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|
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