Meters and Chains Conversion

To convert between meters and chains, enter a meter or a chain value into the converter and the result will be displayed.

Enter Meter
Enter Chain

There are 20.1 meters in a chain. To convert from chain to meters, multiply the chain value by 20.1. To convert from meters to chains, divide the meter value by 20.1.

1 Meter = 0.0497096954 Chains
1 Chain = 20.1168 Meters

Meter is a metric system base length unit and defined as the length of the path travelled by light in vacuum during a time interval of 1/299,792,458 of a second. It equals to 3.28 feet or 39.37 inches. The abbreviation is "m".

Chain is an old unit of length used in some English speaking countries.

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.