Inches to centimeters Converter

This page allows you to convert length values expressed in inches to their equivalent in centimeters.

Enter the value in inches in the top field (the one marked "in"), then press the "Convert" button or the "Enter" key. The converter also works the other way round: if you enter the value in centimeters in the "cm" field, the equivalent value in inches is calculated and displayed in the top field.


The international inch, equivalent to 25.40 mm.


Centimeter is a unit of length used by the metric system. One centimeter is 1/100 of a meter, that means there are 100 centimetes in 1 meter. One inch is equal to 2.54 cm. The following line should be approximately 1 centimeter long: beginning of line1 cm lineend of line