**Liters to cups** volume measurement units conversion factors are listed below. To find out how many cups in liters, multiply the liter value by the conversion factor or use the converter.

**1 Liter = 4.2267528377 Cups [US]**

**1 Liter = 4 Cups [Metric]**

**There are 4.2 cups in a liter**, because one cup equals to 236.5 milliliters (mL) and one liter is 1000 mL, that makes 1000 / 236.5 = 4.22 cups in a liter.

For example, to find out how many cups there are in a liter and a half of water, multiply the liter value by the conversion factor, that makes 0.5 * 4.22 = 2.1 US cups in a liter.

**Liter** is a metric volume unit and equals to 4.2 US cups, 4 metric cups, 33.8 fl. ounces and 1000 mL. The abbreviation is "**L**".

**Cup** is a volume unit and equals to 1/2 pint, 8 fl. ounces and 16 tablespoons. UK, Canada and Australia now use the metric cup (250 ml). The abbreviation is "**c**".