Type the value in inches you want to convert to centimeters.
Enter a value
Using the online converter calculator on this page, you can calculate how many centimeters are in "X" inches (X is the number of inches you want to convert to centimeters).
1 inch (in) is equal to 2.54 centimeters (cm)
1 centimeter (cm) is equal to 0.3937007874015748 inches (in)
In order to convert a value from inches to centimeters (from in to cm), simply type the number of inches to be converted to centimeters into the box provided and then click on the “convert” button. To convert from a unit of length other than inch, go to All length conversions.
Inches to centimeters conversion table / chart The conversion table to the right is a default, short version of the inches to centimeters conversion table. You also have an option to create the inches to centimeters conversion table for the specific values you need. You can choose the initial value (in inches), the increment and the number of rows you want to show up in the conversion table. To create your customized inches to centimeters conversion table, click on the "create conversion table" button.
The formula for converting a specific value from inches to centimeters is:
X inches * cf = Y centimeters
X = the specific value to be converted (in inches)
cf = the conversion factor from inches to centimeters
Y = the result (in centimeters)
Sample calculation: let's suppose that you have a value of length of 259 inches and want to express it in centimeters.