Kilometers to chains conversion table shows the most common values for the quick reference. Alternatively, you may use the converter to convert any other values.
1 Kilometer = 49.7096954 Chains
1 Chain = 0.0201168 Kilometer
Kilometer is a metric unit and equals to 1000 meters. It is spelled as kilometre in Europe. It is a commonly used unit of length in most of the countries to measure the distance between two geographical locations. The abbreviation is "km".
Chain is an old unit of length used in some English speaking countries. It is mostly used in surveying land.