**Yards to inches (yd to in)** length units conversion factor is 36. To find out how many inches in yards, multiply the yard value by 36 or use the converter.

**1 Yard = 36 Inches**

**There are 36 inches in a yard**, because there are 3 feet in a yard and 12 inches in a foot, that makes 3 ft * 12 (inch in 1 ft) = 36 inches in a yard.

For example, to calculate how many inches there are in a half (1/2) yard, multiply the yard value by the conversion factor, 1/2 yd * 36 = 18 inches in 1/2 yard.

**Yard** is an imperial and US customary measurement systems length unit. In both US customary and imperial system, a yard equals to 3 feet or 0.9144 meters. There are 1760 yards in a mile. The abbreviation for yard is "**yd**".

**Inch** is an imperial and US customary length unit. 1 inch is 2.54 centimeters and there are 12 inches in a foot. The abbreviation for inch is "**in**" and also the symbol is a double prime (**"**).