Liters to cups volume measurement units conversion factors are listed below. To find out how many cups in liters, multiply the liter value by the conversion factor or use the converter.
1 Liter = 4.2267528377 Cups [US]
1 Liter = 4 Cups [Metric]
There are 4.2 cups in a liter, because one cup equals to 236.5 milliliters (mL) and one liter is 1000 mL, that makes 1000 / 236.5 = 4.22 cups in a liter.
In metric system, there are 4 metric cups in a liter, because one metric cup equals to 250 milliliters and one liter is 1000 mL, that makes 1000 / 250 = 4 metric cups in a liter.
For example, to find out how many cups there are in a liter and a half of water, multiply the liter value by the conversion factor, that makes 0.5 * 4.22 = 2.1 US cups in a liter.
Liter is a metric volume unit and equals to 4.2 US cups, 4 metric cups, 33.8 fl. ounces and 1000 mL. The abbreviation is "L".
Cup is a volume unit and equals to 1/2 pint, 8 fl. ounces and 16 tablespoons. UK, Canada and Australia now use the metric cup (250 ml). The abbreviation is "c".