# Kilometers to Miles Calculator

km

Miles:

Calculation:

Miles+Yards:

Use this calculator to convert a distance in kilometers to miles. When entering a value in the calculator, its equivalent in miles will be displayed immediately. Also, you will get the distance in miles+yards.

Below you will find additional information on how to use the calculator. Also, you will learn about the relationship between kilometers and miles and find a conversion table.

## How to use the calculator to convert from kilometers to miles?

Step 1: Write the distance in kilometers in the first input box.

Step 2: The distance in miles will be displayed on the right-hand side panel.

Step 3: The distance in miles+yards and the process used to convert to miles will be displayed at the bottom.

## How many kilometers are there in a mile?

1 mile contains 1.609344 kilometers. Alternatively, 1 kilometer is equal to 0.6213712 miles.

Both kilometers and miles are units of distance. However, kilometers are units of distance in the metric system and miles are units of distance in the imperial system.

We can use the abbreviation km to represent kilometers and the abbreviation mi to represent miles.

## How to convert kilometers to miles?

Since 1 mile is equal to 1.609344 kilometers, we can convert from kilometers to miles by dividing the number of kilometers by 1.609344. That is, we can use the following formula:

#### Example 1:

Determine the number of miles that are equal to 5 kilometers.

If we divide the kilometers by 1.609344, we have:

d(mi) = 5/1.609344

d(mi) = 3.106856 mi

#### Example 2:

How many miles are equal to 7.5 kilometers?

We divide by 1.609344 to find the number of miles:

d(mi) = 7.5/1.609344

d(mi) = 4.6602839 mi

#### Example 3:

Determine the number of miles that are equal to 16.5 kilometers.

Dividing kilometers by 1.609344, we have:

d(mi) = 16.5/1.609344

d(mi) = 10.2526247 mi

## Related calculators:

You can explore other calculators here.