How many cm in a foot? Feet to centimeters calculator.

A foot (plural: feet, symbol: ft) is a unit of length. Since 1960 the term has usually referred to the international foot, defined as being one third of a yard, making it 0.3048 meters exactly. It is subdivided into 12 inches.

This tool converts feet to centimeters (ft to cm) and vice versa. 1 foot = 30.48 centimeters. The user must fill one of the two fields and the conversion will become automatically.


1 feet = 30.48 centimeters


Formula feet in centimeters (ft in cm). Cm = ft*30.48


Examples where we use feet unit for measurement.

Unit of measurement, feet, is commonly used:

  1. Room Dimensions: When describing the size of a room in a house or building, it's common to use feet. For example, a bedroom might be 12 feet by 14 feet.

  2. Height of People: The height of individuals is often measured in feet and inches. For example, someone might be 5 feet 9 inches tall.

  3. Construction: In construction projects, lengths of lumber, pipes, wires, and other materials are often measured in feet. For instance, a plank of wood might be 8 feet long.

  4. Land Measurements: In real estate, land is often measured in feet. For example, the size of a residential lot might be described as 50 feet by 100 feet.

  5. Athletic Activities: In sports such as long jump, high jump, and pole vault, distances are measured in feet. For example, a long jump might be measured as 20 feet 6 inches.

  6. Furniture Dimensions: The dimensions of furniture pieces like sofas, beds, and tables are often given in feet. For example, a sofa might be 7 feet long.

  7. Vehicle Lengths: The lengths of vehicles, such as cars, trucks, and trailers, are commonly measured in feet. For example, a standard sedan might be around 15 feet long.

  8. Gardening: When planning a garden or yard, measurements such as the width of a garden bed or the height of a fence might be described in feet. For instance, a raised garden bed might be 4 feet wide.

These examples illustrate how the unit of measurement, feet, is used in various contexts ranging from everyday measurements to specialized applications like construction and athletics.

Conversions feet to other units

Foot to Millimeter Foot to Centimeter Foot to Meter
Foot to Kilometer Foot to Yard Foot to Mile
Foot to Nautical mile Foot to Inch


Table feet to centimeters
1 feet = 30.48 centimeters11 feet = 335.28 centimeters21 feet = 640.08 centimeters
2 feet = 60.96 centimeters12 feet = 365.76 centimeters22 feet = 670.56 centimeters
3 feet = 91.44 centimeters13 feet = 396.24 centimeters23 feet = 701.04 centimeters
4 feet = 121.92 centimeters14 feet = 426.72 centimeters24 feet = 731.52 centimeters
5 feet = 152.4 centimeters15 feet = 457.2 centimeters25 feet = 762 centimeters
6 feet = 182.88 centimeters16 feet = 487.68 centimeters26 feet = 792.48 centimeters
7 feet = 213.36 centimeters17 feet = 518.16 centimeters27 feet = 822.96 centimeters
8 feet = 243.84 centimeters18 feet = 548.64 centimeters28 feet = 853.44 centimeters
9 feet = 274.32 centimeters19 feet = 579.12 centimeters29 feet = 883.92 centimeters
10 feet = 304.8 centimeters20 feet = 609.6 centimeters30 feet = 914.4 centimeters
40 feet = 1219.2 centimeters70 feet = 2133.6 centimeters100 feet = 3048 centimeters
50 feet = 1524 centimeters80 feet = 2438.4 centimeters110 feet = 3352.8 centimeters
60 feet = 1828.8 centimeters90 feet = 2743.2 centimeters120 feet = 3657.6 centimeters
200 feet = 6096 centimeters500 feet = 15240 centimeters800 feet = 24384 centimeters
300 feet = 9144 centimeters600 feet = 18288 centimeters900 feet = 27432 centimeters
400 feet = 12192 centimeters700 feet = 21336 centimeters1000 feet = 30480 centimeters

Length Conversions

Millimeter to Foot Millimeter to Centimeter Millimeter to Meter
Millimeter to Kilometer Millimeter to Yard Millimeter to Mile
Millimeter to Nautical mile Millimeter to Inch Centimeter to Foot
Centimeter to Millimeter Centimeter to Meter Centimeter to Kilometer
Centimeter to Yard Centimeter to Mile Centimeter to Nautical mile
Centimeter to Inch Meter to Foot Meter to Millimeter
Meter to Centimeter Meter to Kilometer Meter to Yard
Meter to Mile Meter to Nautical mile Meter to Inch
Kilometer to Foot Kilometer to Millimeter Kilometer to Centimeter
Kilometer to Meter Kilometer to Yard Kilometer to Mile
Kilometer to Nautical mile Kilometer to Inch Yard to Foot
Yard to Millimeter Yard to Centimeter Yard to Meter
Yard to Kilometer Yard to Mile Yard to Nautical mile
Yard to Inch Mile to Foot Mile to Millimeter
Mile to Centimeter Mile to Meter Mile to Kilometer
Mile to Yard Mile to Nautical mile Mile to Inch
Nautical mile to Foot Nautical mile to Millimeter Nautical mile to Centimeter
Nautical mile to Meter Nautical mile to Kilometer Nautical mile to Yard
Nautical mile to Mile Nautical mile to Inch Inch to Foot
Inch to Millimeter Inch to Centimeter Inch to Meter
Inch to Kilometer Inch to Yard Inch to Mile
Inch to Nautical mile