Online calculators to convert minutes to hours (min to hr) and hours to minutes (hr to min) with additional formulas, examples, and conversion tables. Our conversions provide a quick and easy way to convert between these units.
Enter your value in one of the conversion calculators below to convert minutes to hours or convert hours to minutes.
How to convert minutes to hours : Use the conversion calculator titled "Convert minutes to hours". Enter a value in the min field and click on the "Calculate hours" button. Your answer will appear in the hr field.
How to convert hours to minutes : Use the conversion calculator titled "Convert hours to minutes". Enter a value in the hr field and click on the "Calculate minutes" button. Your answer will appear in the min field.
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 minutes to hours is:
hours = minutes ÷ 60
The formula to convert from hours to minutes is:
minutes = hours x 60
Next, let's look at some examples showing the work and calculations that are involved in converting between minutes (min) and hours (hr).
Task: Convert 240 minutes to hours (show work) Formula: minutes ÷ 60 = hours Calculations: 240 minutes ÷ 60 = 4 hours Result: 240 minutes is equal to 4 hours
Task: Convert 15 hours to minutes (show work) Formula: hours x 60 = minutes Calculations: 15 hours x 60 = 900 minutes Result: 15 hours is equal to 900 minutes
For quick reference purposes, below are conversion tables that you can use to convert from minutes to hours, and hours to minutes.
|minutes (min)||hours (hr)|
|1 minute||0.01666667 hours|
|5 minutes||0.08333333 hours|
|10 minutes||0.16666667 hours|
|15 minutes||0.25 hours|
|30 minutes||0.5 hours|
|45 minutes||0.75 hours|
|60 minutes||1 hour|
|90 minutes||1.5 hours|
|120 minutes||2 hours|
|200 minutes||3.33333334 hours|
|300 minutes||5 hours|
|500 minutes||8.33333333 hours|
|600 minutes||10 hours|
|1,000 minutes||16.66666667 hours|
|5,000 minutes||83.33333333 hours|
|10,000 minutes||166.66666667 hours|
|hours (hr)||minutes (min)|
|1 hour||60 minutes|
|2 hours||120 minutes|
|3 hours||180 minutes|
|4 hours||240 minutes|
|5 hours||300 minutes|
|10 hours||600 minutes|
|15 hours||900 minutes|
|20 hours||1,200 minutes|
|30 hours||1,800 minutes|
|45 hours||2,700 minutes|
|60 hours||3,600 minutes|
|90 hours||5,400 minutes|
|120 hours||7,200 minutes|
|180 hours||10,800 minutes|
|240 hours||14,400 minutes|
|300 hours||18,000 minutes|
The following is a list of definitions relating to conversions between minutes and hours.
A minute is a unit of time. The symbol for minute is min. There are 60 minutes in an hour and 60 seconds in a minute.
An hour is a unit of time. The symbol for hour is hr. There are 24 hours in a day and 60 minutes in an hour.
This table provides a summary of the Time units within their respective measurement systems.
|microsecond||μs||1 microsecond = 1,000 nanoseconds|
|millisecond||ms||1 millisecond = 1,000 microseconds|
|second (base unit of Time)||sec or s||1 second = 1,000 milliseconds|
|minute||min||1 minute = 60 seconds|
|hour||hr||1 hours = 60 minutes|
|day||d||1 day = 24 hours|
|week||wk||1 week = 7 days|
|fortnight||4tnite||1 4tnite = 2 weeks or 14 days|