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Convert inches to yards, yards to inches - Length Conversion

Use these online calculators to convert between inches (in) and yards (yd). These Length conversion calculators provide a quick and easy way to convert:

  • inches to yards
  • yards to inches

Conversion Calculators

Enter your value in one of the conversion calculators below to convert inches to yards or convert yards to inches.

Convert inches to yards

Convert yards to inches

How to convert inches to yards: Use the conversion calculator on the left titled "Convert inches to yards". Enter a value in the inches field and click on the "Calculate yards" button. Your answer will appear in the yards field.

How to convert yards to inches: Use the conversion calculator on the right titled "Convert yards to inches". Enter a value in the yards field and click on the "Calculate inches" button. Your answer will appear in the inches field.

Conversion Definitions

The following is a list of definitions relating to conversions between inches and yards.

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 12 inches in a foot or 36 inches in a yard.

What is a yard (yd)?

A yard is a unit of length in both US Customary Units as well as the Imperial System. The symbol for yard is yd. There are 1,760 yards in a mile.

How many inches in a yard?

There are 36 inches in a yard.

How many yards in an inch?

There are 0.02777778 yards in an inch.

Understanding the Length Units

This table provides a summary of the Length units within their respective measurement systems.

Unit Symbol Measurement System Description
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