# Convert inches to cm, cm to inches - Length Conversion

## Conversion Calculators

inches
cm
Decimals

### Convert cm to inches

cm
inches
Decimals

* If the result of your conversion is 0, try increasing the "Decimals".

## Conversion Definitions

### What is an inch (in)?

An inch is a unit of length in both US Customary Units as well as the Imperial System. The symbol for inch is in or ". There are 0.39370079 inches in a centimeter.

### What is a centimeter (cm)?

A centimeter is a unit of length in the Metric System. The symbol for centimeter is cm. There are 2.54 centimeters in an inch. The International spelling is centimetre.

## Conversion Formulas

The formula to convert from inches to cm is:

`cm = in x 2.54`

The formula to convert from cm to inches is:

`in = cm ÷ 2.54`

## Conversion Examples

### Inches to Centimeter Conversion Example

```Task: Convert 24 inches to centimeters (show work)

Formula:
in x 2.54 = cm

Calculations:
24 in x 2.54 = 60.96 cm

Result:
24 inches is equal to 60.96 cm```

### Centimeter to Inches Conversion Example

```Task: Convert 72 centimeters to inches (show work)

Formula:
cm ÷ 2.54 = in

Calculations:
72 cm ÷ 2.54 = 28.34645669 in

Result:
72 cm is equal to 28.34645669 inches```

## Conversion Tables

### Inches to Centimeters Conversion Chart

inches (in) centimeters (cm)
1 inches2.54 cm
2 inches5.08 cm
3 inches7.62 cm
4 inches10.16 cm
5 inches12.7 cm
6 inches15.24 cm
7 inches17.78 cm
8 inches20.32 cm
9 inches22.86 cm
10 inches25.4 cm
20 inches50.8 cm
30 inches76.2 cm
40 inches101.6 cm
50 inches127 cm
75 inches190.5 cm
100 inches254 cm
250 inches635 cm
500 inches1,270 cm
750 inches1,905 cm
1,000 inches2,540 cm
2,500 inches6,350 cm
5,000 inches12,700 cm
7,500 inches19,050 cm
10,000 inches25,400 cm
25,000 inches63,500 cm
50,000 inches127,000 cm
75,000 inches190,500 cm
100,000 inches254,000 cm
250,000 inches635,000 cm

### Centimeters to Inches Conversion Chart

centimeters (cm) inches (in)
1 cm0.39370079 inches
2 cm0.78740157 inches
3 cm1.18110236 inches
4 cm1.57480315 inches
5 cm1.96850394 inches
6 cm2.36220472 inches
7 cm2.75590551 inches
8 cm3.1496063 inches
9 cm3.54330709 inches
10 cm3.93700787 inches
20 cm7.87401575 inches
30 cm11.81102362 inches
40 cm15.7480315 inches
50 cm19.68503937 inches
75 cm29.52755906 inches
100 cm39.37007874 inches
250 cm98.42519685 inches
500 cm196.8503937 inches
750 cm295.27559055 inches
1,000 cm393.7007874 inches
2,500 cm984.2519685 inches
5,000 cm1,968.50393701 inches
7,500 cm2,952.75590551 inches
10,000 cm3,937.00787402 inches
25,000 cm9,842.51968504 inches
50,000 cm19,685.03937008 inches
75,000 cm29,527.55905512 inches
100,000 cm39,370.07874016 inches
250,000 cm98,425.19685039 inches

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