To convert gallons to cups, you may use the gallons to cups converter above. Alternatively, to find out how many cups there are in "x" gallons, you may use the gallons to cups table above.
Below, you will find information of how to find out how many cups there are in "x" gallons, including the formulas and example conversions.
The converter and the tables are based on US fluid gallons and US cups.
How many cups in a gallon?
There are 16 cups in a gallon. To convert gallons to cups, multiply the gallon value by 16.
For example, to find out how many cups in a half gallon, multiply 16 by 0.5, that makes 8 cups in a half gallon.
gallons to cups formula
cup = gallon * 16
How to convert cups to gallons?
1 Cup (c) is equal to 1/16 of a gallon (gal). To convert cups to gallons, divide the cup value by 16.
For example, to convert 32 cups to gallons, divide 32 by 16, that makes 2 gallons in 32 cups.
cups to gallons formula
gallon = cup * 0.0625
gallon = cup / 16
What is a Gallon?
Gallon is an imperial and United States Customary measurement systems volume unit. 1 Gallon = 16 Cups. The symbol is "gal".
There are three types of gallons, US Customary fluid and dry gallons and the Imperial gallon. There are a few commonly accepted sizes for cups such as US cup, Metric cup, Imperial cup and the Canadian cup. So, depending on what types of gallons and cups are used, the answer to the question of how many cups in a gallon might be different. If you are converting from US fluid gallons to US cups, then there are 16 cups in a gallon. If the conversion is between US dry gallons and US cups, then there are 18.618 US cups in a US dry gallon.
The list of conversion factors from gallons to cups:
- 1 US fluid gallon = 16 US cups
- 1 US dry gallon = 18.618355 US cups
- 1 Imperial gallon= 16 Imperial cups
- 1 Imperial gallon= 18.18436 Metric cups
Common conversions from gallons to cups:
- 1/4 gallon = 4 cups
- 1/2 gallon = 8 cups
- 3/4 gallon = 12 cups
- 2 gallons = 32 cups
- 4 gallons = 64 cups
To find out how many cups in a quart, pint or gallon and print a chart, please visit how many cups in a quart, pint or gallon.
What is a Cup?
Cup is a Metric and United States Customary measurement systems volume unit. 1 Cup = 1/16 Gallon. The symbol is "c".
To convert from US fluid, dry gallons and UK gallons to US cup, UK cup and Metric cup, please visit all volume units conversion.