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Convert yards to miles, miles to yards

Convert yards to miles

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miles

Convert miles to yards

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

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

Conversion Formulas

Both yards (yd) and miles (mi) are units of length in US Customary Units as well as the Imperial System. So when you convert between these units, you are performing a conversion between units within the same measurement system.

Let's take a closer look at the conversion formulas so that you can do these conversions yourself either with a calculator or with an old-fashioned pencil and paper.

The formula to convert from yards to miles is:

mi = yd x 0.00056818

The formula to convert from miles to yards is:

yd = mi x 1,760

Conversion Examples

Next, let's look at some examples showing the work and calculations that are involved in converting between yards (yd) and miles (mi).

Yards to Miles Conversion Example

Task: Convert 1,250 yards to miles (show work)

Formula:
yd x 0.00056818 = mi

Calculations:
1,250 yd x 0.00056818 = 0.71022727 mi

Result:
1,250 yd is equal to 0.71022727 mi

Miles to Yards Conversion Example

Task: Convert 25 miles to yards (show work)

Formula:
mi x 1,760 = yd

Calculations:
25 mi x 1,760 = 44,000 yd

Result:
25 mi is equal to 44,000 yd

Conversion Tables

For quick reference purposes, below are conversion tables that you can use to convert from yards to miles, and miles to yards.

Yards to Miles Conversion Chart

yards (yd) miles (mi)
1 yd 0.00056818 mi
2 yd 0.00113636 mi
3 yd 0.00170455 mi
4 yd 0.00227273 mi
5 yd 0.00284091 mi
6 yd 0.00340909 mi
7 yd 0.00397727 mi
8 yd 0.00454545 mi
9 yd 0.00511364 mi
10 yd 0.00568182 mi
25 yd 0.01420455 mi
50 yd 0.02840909 mi
100 yd 0.05681818 mi
250 yd 0.14204545 mi
500 yd 0.28409091 mi
1,000 yd 0.56818182 mi
2,000 yd 1.13636364 mi

Miles to Yards Conversion Chart

miles (mi) yards (yd)
1 mi 1,760 yd
2 mi 3,520 yd
3 mi 5,280 yd
4 mi 7,040 yd
5 mi 8,800 yd
6 mi 10,560 yd
7 mi 12,320 yd
8 mi 14,080 yd
9 mi 15,840 yd
10 mi 17,600 yd
15 mi 26,400 yd
20 mi 35,200 yd
25 mi 44,000 yd
50 mi 88,000 yd
100 mi 176,000 yd
500 mi 880,000 yd
1,000 mi 1,760,000 yd

Conversion Definitions

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

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.

What is a mile (mi)?

A mile is a unit of length in both US Customary Units as well as the Imperial System. The symbol for mile is mi. There are 1,760 yards in a mile or 5,280 feet in a mile.

How many yards in a mile?

There are 1,760 yards in a mile.

How many miles in a yard?

There are 0.00056818 miles in a yard.

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