 # Inch To Centimeter Calculator

An inch to centimeter calculator is a free online tool used to convert the metric system from inch to centimeter. BYJU’S inch to centimeter calculator tool is easy to access. Enter the inch value in the input field, and it will convert it to another metric unit called centimeter. The result should be available in the decimal format when converting inches to centimeters.

## Inch

An inch is a customary system used to measure the length or distance. It can be defined as a unit of length of measurement. It is represented using the symbol, ” or in.

## Centimeter

A centimeter is a metric system used to measure the unit of length. It is abbreviated as “cm” where 1 cm is defined as 1/100 meters.

1 centimetre = 0.01 meter = 10 millimeter = 0.3937 inches.

### How to Convert Inch to Centimeter?

1 inch is equal to 2.54 centimeters.

1” = 2.54 cm

To find the length or distance in cm, multiply the distance in inches with 2.54

Distance (cm) = Distance (inch) x 2.54

It means that to convert inches to centimeters multiply the given figure by 2.54.

### Inches to centimeter Conversion Chart

The list of inches to centimeters conversion values are given for reference.

 Inches (in or “) Centimeters (cm) 1/8 in 0.3175 cm 1/4 in 0.635 cm 1/2 in 1.27 cm 1 in 2.54 cm 2 in 5.08 cm 3 in 7.62 cm 4 in 10.16 cm 5 in 12.70 cm 6 in 15.24 cm 7 in 17.78 cm