**There are 3.2808399 feet in a meter (metre) (about 3.28 ft in 1 m), in both US and UK.** To find out how many feet there are in "x" meters, multiply the number of meters "x" by 3.28.

**1 Meter = 3.2808399 Feet**

**There are 3.2808399 feet in a meter**, because by definition one foot is 30.48 centimeters and there are 100 centimeters in a meter, that makes 100 / 30.48 = 3.2808399 feet in a meter.

For example, to find out how many feet there are in a meter and a half, multiply the meter value by the conversion factor, that makes 1.5 m * 3.2808399 ft = 4.9 feet in a meter and a half.

**Meter** (**metre** in SI) is a metric system base length unit and defined as the distance the light travels in 1 / 299,792,458 second. 1 meter equals to 3.28 feet, 1.09 yards and 39.37 inches in both imperial (UK) and US customary measurement systems. The abbreviation is "**m**".

**Foot** is an imperial (UK) and US customary length unit and 1 foot is defined as 0.3048 meters. The abbreviation is "**ft**".