Yards to inches conversion factor is 36. To find out how many inches in yards, multiply the yard value by 36.
1 Yard = 36 Inches
There are 36 inches in a yard, because there are 3 feet in a yard and 12 inches in a foot, that makes 3 * 12 = 36 inches in a yard.
For example, to calculate how many inches there are in a half (1/2) yard, multiply the yard value by the conversion factor, 1/2 yd * 36 = 18 inches in 1/2 yard.
Yard is an imperial and US Customary measurement systems length unit. In both US Customary and imperial system, a yard equals to 3 feet or 0.9144 meters. There are 1760 yards in a mile. The abbreviation for yard is "yd".
Inch is an imperial and US Customary length unit. 1 inch is 2.54 centimeters and there are 12 inches in a foot. The abbreviation for inch is "in" and also the symbol is a double prime (").