**Meters to inches** length units conversion factor is 39.3700787. To find out how many inches in meters, multiply by 39.3700787 or simply use the converter.

**1 Meter = 39.3700787 Inches**

**There are 39.3700787 inches in a meter**, because by definition one foot is 30.48 centimeters, if you divide the number of centimeters in a meter (100 cm) by the number of centimeters in an inch (2.54 cm), that makes 100 / 2.54 = 39.3700787 inches in a meter.

Other way of calculating the number of inches in a meter is to multiply the number of feet in a meter (3.28084 ft) by the number of inches in a foot (12 in), that makes 3.28084 ft * 12 in = 39.3700787 inches in a meter.

For example, to calculate how many inches there are in 2 meters, multiply the meter value by the conversion factor, 2 m * 39.3700787 in = 78.7401574 inches in a meter.

**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 3.2808399 feet. The abbreviation is "**m**".

**Inch** is a unit of length in imperial and US customary measurement systems. The abbreviation is "**in**" and the symbol is double prime (").