Kilometers and Rods Conversion

To convert between kilometers (km) and rods please use the conversion tool below. Enter a kilometer or a rod value into the converter and the result will be displayed.

Enter Kilometer
Enter Rod

There are 198.8 rods in a kilometer. To convert from kilometers to rod, multiply the kilometer value by 198.8.

1 Kilometer = 198.838782 Rods
1 Rod = 0.0050292 Kilometer

Kilometer is a metric length unit and equals to 1000 meters. The abbreviation is "km".

Rod is a rarely used unit of length and now mostly used in canoeing and some specialized maps. Rod, perch and pole are the same length unit.

Create Custom Conversion Table
Click "Create Table". Enter a "Start" value (5, 100 etc). Select an "Increment" value (0.01, 5 etc) and select "Accuracy" to round the result.