Cups to Tablespoons Conversion

How many tablespoons in a cup?

Cups to tablespoons conversion factors are listed below. To find out how many tablespoons in cups, multiply the number of cups by the conversion factor.

1 Cup [US] = 16 Tablespoons [US]
1 Cup [Metric] = 14 Tablespoons [UK]
1 Cup [Metric] = 12.5 Tablespoons [Australia]

There are 16 tablespoons in a cup, because from the largest to the smallest units between cup and tablespoon, there are 8 ounces in a cup and 2 tablespoons in an ounce, that makes 8 * 2 = 16 tablespoons in a cup.

Cup is a volume unit and used to measure liquid and dry foods. 1 cup is a half pint in both US customary and imperial measurement systems. The metric cup is 250 mL and 1 US cup is 236.5 mL. The abbreviation is "c".

Tablespoon is a volume unit and 1 US tablespoon is about 15 mL and 1/2 fluid ounces. Australian tablespoons are larger (20 mL). The abbreviation is "tbsp".

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Cups to Tablespoons Conversion Table

CupTablespoonCupTablespoonCupTablespoonCupTablespoon
1/442.75445.25847.75124
1/283485.5888128
3/4123.25525.75928.25132
1163.5566968.5136
1.25203.75606.251008.75140
1.5244646.51049144
1.75284.25686.751089.25148
2324.57271129.5152
2.25364.75767.251169.75156
2.5405807.512010160