Convert feet to meters, meters to feet - Length Conversion
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.
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The following is a list of definitions relating to conversions between feet and meters.
What is a foot (ft)?
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 3.2808399 feet in a meter.
What is a meter (m)?
A meter is a unit of length in the Metric System. The symbol for meter is m. There are 0.3048 meters in a foot. The International spelling is metre.
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 ÷ 0.3048
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).
Feet to Meter Conversion Example
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
Meter to Feet Conversion Example
Task: Convert 2.5 meters to feet (show work) Formula: m ÷ 0.3048 = ft Calculations: 2.5 m ÷ 0.3048 = 8.20209974 ft Result: 2.5 m is equal to 8.20209974 ft
For quick reference purposes, below are conversion tables that you can use to convert from feet to m, and m to feet.
Feet to Meters Conversion Chart
|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 to Feet Conversion Chart
|meters (m)||feet (ft)|
|1 meters||3.2808399 feet|
|2 meters||6.56167979 feet|
|3 meters||9.84251969 feet|
|4 meters||13.12335958 feet|
|5 meters||16.40419948 feet|
|6 meters||19.68503937 feet|
|7 meters||22.96587927 feet|
|8 meters||26.24671916 feet|
|9 meters||29.52755906 feet|
|10 meters||32.80839895 feet|
|20 meters||65.6167979 feet|
|30 meters||98.42519685 feet|
|40 meters||131.2335958 feet|
|50 meters||164.04199475 feet|
|75 meters||246.06299213 feet|
|100 meters||328.0839895 feet|
|250 meters||820.20997375 feet|
|500 meters||1,640.41994751 feet|
|750 meters||2,460.62992126 feet|
|1,000 meters||3,280.83989501 feet|
|2,500 meters||8,202.09973753 feet|
|5,000 meters||16,404.19947507 feet|
|7,500 meters||24,606.2992126 feet|
|10,000 meters||32,808.39895013 feet|
|25,000 meters||82,020.99737533 feet|
|50,000 meters||164,041.99475066 feet|
|75,000 meters||246,062.99212598 feet|
|100,000 meters||328,083.98950131 feet|
|250,000 meters||820,209.97375328 feet|
Understanding the Length Units
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|
|millimeters||mm||Metric System||1 m = 1,000 mm|
|centimeters||cm||Metric System||1 m = 100 cm|
|decimeters||dm||Metric System||1 m = 10 dm|
|meters||m||Metric System||base unit|
|hectometers||hm||Metric System||1 hm = 100 m|
|kilometers||km||Metric System||1 km = 1,000 m|
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