Inches to Centimeters Conversion

How many cm in an inch?

There are 2.54 cm in an inch (1 in = 2.54 cm).

To find out how many centimeters (cm) in "x" inches or inches in "x" cm, enter an inch or a centimeter value into the converter and the result will be displayed.

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How many centimeters (cm) are there in an inch?

There are 2.54 centimeters in an inch, because one foot is defined as 30.48 centimeters and there are 12 inches in a foot, that makes 30.48 / 12 = 2.54 cm in an inch.

If you would like to convert from cm to inches and also get more information and access the tables please check cm to inches conversion page.

How to convert from inches to centimeters (cm)?

To convert from inches to cm, multiply the number of inches "x" by 2.54.

For example, to find out how many centimeters there are in an inch and a half, multiply 1.5 by 2.54, that makes 3.81 cm in 1.5 inches.

You may also use this length and distance units conversion tool to convert between inches, centimeters and all other length and distance units.

What is an Inch?

Inch is an imperial and US Customary length unit. 1 inch is about 2.5 times longer than a centimeter and equals to 2.54 centimeters and 25.4 millimeters. The abbreviation is "in".

What is a Centimeter (cm)?

Centimeter (centimetre) is a metric system length unit. There are 100 cm in a meter, 30.48 cm in a foot and 91.44 cm in a yard. The abbreviation is "cm".

To find out how many centimeters there are in "x" inches for all conversion values please check the table below. If the inches to cm conversion value that you are looking for is not listed in the conversion table, you may also create your own custom conversion table.

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To create your own custom conversion table click "Create Table" botton. To change values, you may enter a "Start" value (1, 2.5, 5 etc), select a an "Increment" value (0.01, 5, 100 etc) and select an "Accuracy" value to round the result.

Inches to Centimeters Conversion Table

InchCentimeterInchCentimeterInchCentimeterInchCentimeter
1 2.54 26 66.04 51 129.54 76 193.04
2 5.08 27 68.58 52 132.08 77 195.58
3 7.62 28 71.12 53 134.62 78 198.12
4 10.16 29 73.66 54 137.16 79 200.66
5 12.7 30 76.2 55 139.7 80 203.2
6 15.24 31 78.74 56 142.24 81 205.74
7 17.78 32 81.28 57 144.78 82 208.28
8 20.32 33 83.82 58 147.32 83 210.82
9 22.86 34 86.36 59 149.86 84 213.36
10 25.4 35 88.9 60 152.4 85 215.9
11 27.94 36 91.44 61 154.94 86 218.44
12 30.48 37 93.98 62 157.48 87 220.98
13 33.02 38 96.52 63 160.02 88 223.52
14 35.56 39 99.06 64 162.56 89 226.06
15 38.1 40 101.6 65 165.1 90 228.6
16 40.64 41 104.14 66 167.64 100 254
17 43.18 42 106.68 67 170.18 125 317.5
18 45.72 43 109.22 68 172.72 150 381
19 48.26 44 111.76 69 175.26 175 444.5
20 50.8 45 114.3 70 177.8 200 508
21 53.34 46 116.84 71 180.34 250 635
22 55.88 47 119.38 72 182.88 300 762
23 58.42 48 121.92 73 185.42 500 1270
24 60.96 49 124.46 74 187.96 750 1905
25 63.5 50 127 75 190.5 1000 2540