How many cups in a pint?
There are three types of pints, US Customary fluid and dry pints and the Imperial pint. 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 pints and cups are used, the answer to the question of how many cups in a pint might be different. If you are converting from US fluid pints to US cups, then there are 2 cups in a pint. If the conversion is between US dry pints and US cups, then there are 2.327 US cups in a US dry pint.
The Imperial cups are no longer in use today and replaced by the Metric cups, but if you still need to convert from Imperial pints to Imperial cups, then there are 2 Imperial cups in an Imperial pint.
In this converter page, the tables and the converter is based on the US Customary fluid pint and the US cup which are the most commonly converted types of pints and cups.
Here is the list of conversion factors from pints to cups:
- 1 US fluid pint = 2 US cups
- 1 US dry pint = 2.3272943877 US cups
- 1 US fluid pint = 1.892705892 Metric cups
- 1 Imperial pint= 2 Imperial cups
- 1 Imperial pint= 2.273045 Metric cups
How to convert from pints to cups?
To convert from pints to cups, multiply the pint value by the conversion factor. For example, if converting from US fluid pint to US cup, then multiply the pint value by 2.
For example, to find out how many US cups there are in 2 US fluid pints, multiply 2 by 2, that makes 4 cups in 2 pints.
US fluid pints to US cups formula
US cup = US fluid pint * 2
What is a Pint?
Pint is an imperial and United States Customary volume unit. The symbol is "pt".
To convert from US fluid, dry and UK pints to US, UK and Metric cups, please visit all volume units conversion.