# Convert cL to L, L to cL - Volume Conversion

Use these **online** calculators to convert between centiliters (cL) and liters (L). These Volume conversion calculators provide a quick and easy way to convert:

- centiliters to liters (cL to L)
- liters to centiliters (L to cL)

## Conversion Calculators

Enter your value in one of the conversion calculators below to **convert cL to L** or **convert L to cL**.

## Convert cL to L

## Convert L to cL

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

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

## Conversion Definitions

Below are definitions relating to these conversion formulas.

### What is a centiliter (cL)?

A centiliter is a unit of volume in the Metric System. The symbol for centiliter is cL. There are 100 centiliters in a liter. The International spelling is centilitre.

### What is a liter (L)?

A liter is a unit of volume in the Metric System. The symbol for liter is L. There are 1,000 milliliters in a liter and 1,000 liters in a kiloliter. The International spelling is litre.

### How many centiliters in a liter?

There are 100 centiliters in a liter.

### How many liters in a centiliter?

There are 0.01 liters in a centiliter.

### Understanding the Volume Units

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

Unit | Symbol | Measurement System | Description |
---|---|---|---|

milliliters | mL | Metric System | 1000 mL = 1 L |

centiliters | cL | Metric System | 100 cL = 1 L, 1 cL = 10 mL |

deciliters | dL | Metric System | 10 dL = 1 L, 1 dL = 10 cL |

liters | L | Metric System | 1 L = 1000 mL, 100 cL, 10 dL |

hectoliters | hL | Metric System | 1 hL = 100 L |

kiloliters | kL | Metric System | 1 kL = 1000 L |