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Convert inches to yards, yards to inches

Convert inches to yards

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Convert yards to inches

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Conversion Formulas

The formula to convert from inches to yards is:

yd = in ÷ 36

The formula to convert from yards to inches is:

in = yd x 36

Conversion Examples

Inches to Yards Conversion Example

Task: Convert 48 inches to yards (show work)

Formula:
in ÷ 36 = yd

Calculations:
48 in ÷ 36 = 1.33333333 yd

Result:
48 inches is equal to 1.33333333 yd

Yards to Inches Conversion Example

Task: Convert 6 yards to inches (show work)

Formula:
yd x 36 = in

Calculations:
6 yd x 36 = 216 in

Result:
6 yd is equal to 216 inches

Conversion Tables

Inches to Yards Conversion Chart

inches (in) yards (yd)
1 in0.02777778 yd
2 in0.05555556 yd
3 in0.08333333 yd
4 in0.11111111 yd
5 in0.13888889 yd
6 in0.16666667 yd
7 in0.19444444 yd
8 in0.22222222 yd
9 in0.25 yd
10 in0.27777778 yd
20 in0.55555556 yd
30 in0.83333333 yd
40 in1.11111111 yd
50 in1.38888889 yd
75 in2.08333334 yd
100 in2.77777778 yd
250 in6.94444445 yd
500 in13.8888889 yd
750 in20.83333335 yd
1,000 in27.7777778 yd

Yards to Inches Conversion Chart

yards (yd) inches (in)
1 yd36 in
2 yd72 in
3 yd108 in
4 yd144 in
5 yd180 in
6 yd216 in
7 yd252 in
8 yd288 in
9 yd324 in
10 yd360 in
20 yd720 in
30 yd1,080 in
40 yd1,440 in
50 yd1,800 in
75 yd2,700 in
100 yd3,600 in
250 yd9,000 in
500 yd18,000 in
750 yd27,000 in
1,000 yd36,000 in

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 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/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