Convert Cubic Yards to Cubic Feet

Enter the volume in cubic yards below to get the value converted to cubic feet.

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1 yd³ = 27.000001 ft³

How to Convert Cubic Yards to Cubic Feet

Calculators can be used to convert measurements from one unit to another

To convert a cubic yard measurement to a cubic foot measurement, multiply the volume by the conversion ratio. One cubic yard is equal to 27.000001 cubic feet, so use this simple formula to convert:

cubic feet = cubic yards × 27.000001

The volume in cubic feet is equal to the cubic yards multiplied by 27.000001.

For example, here's how to convert 5 cubic yards to cubic feet using the formula above.
5 yd³ = (5 × 27.000001) = 135.000005 ft³

Cubic yards and cubic feet are both units used to measure volume. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

Cubic Yards

The cubic yard is a unit of volume that is equal to the space consumed by a cube with each edge measuring one yard.

The cubic yard is a US customary and imperial unit of volume. A cubic yard is sometimes also referred to as a cubic yd. Cubic yards can be abbreviated as yd³, and are also sometimes abbreviated as cu yard, cu yd, or CY. For example, 1 cubic yard can be written as 1 yd³, 1 cu yard, 1 cu yd, or 1 CY.

You might also be interested in our cubic yards calculator.

Cubic Feet

The cubic foot is a unit of volume that is equal to the space consumed by a cube having sides one foot on each edge.

The cubic foot is a US customary and imperial unit of volume. A cubic foot is sometimes also referred to as a cubic ft. Cubic feet can be abbreviated as ft³, and are also sometimes abbreviated as cu foot, cu ft, or CF. For example, 1 cubic foot can be written as 1 ft³, 1 cu foot, 1 cu ft, or 1 CF.

Try our cubic footage calculator to calculate the volume of a space.

Cubic Yard Measurements and Equivalent Cubic Foot Conversions

Common cubic yard values converted to the equivalent cubic foot value
Cubic Yards Cubic Feet
1 yd³ 27 ft³
2 yd³ 54 ft³
3 yd³ 81 ft³
4 yd³ 108 ft³
5 yd³ 135 ft³
6 yd³ 162 ft³
7 yd³ 189 ft³
8 yd³ 216 ft³
9 yd³ 243 ft³
10 yd³ 270 ft³
11 yd³ 297 ft³
12 yd³ 324 ft³
13 yd³ 351 ft³
14 yd³ 378 ft³
15 yd³ 405 ft³
16 yd³ 432 ft³
17 yd³ 459 ft³
18 yd³ 486 ft³
19 yd³ 513 ft³
20 yd³ 540 ft³
21 yd³ 567 ft³
22 yd³ 594 ft³
23 yd³ 621 ft³
24 yd³ 648 ft³
25 yd³ 675 ft³
26 yd³ 702 ft³
27 yd³ 729 ft³
28 yd³ 756 ft³
29 yd³ 783 ft³
30 yd³ 810 ft³
31 yd³ 837 ft³
32 yd³ 864 ft³
33 yd³ 891 ft³
34 yd³ 918 ft³
35 yd³ 945 ft³
36 yd³ 972 ft³
37 yd³ 999 ft³
38 yd³ 1,026 ft³
39 yd³ 1,053 ft³
40 yd³ 1,080 ft³

More Cubic Yard Volume Conversions

US Liquid
Convert to Gallons
1 yd³ is equal to 201.974029 gallons
Convert to Quarts
1 yd³ is equal to 807.896117 quarts
Convert to Pints
1 yd³ is equal to 1,615.79 pints
Convert to Fluid Ounces
1 yd³ is equal to 25,852.7 fluid ounces
US Cooking
Convert to Cups
1 yd³ is equal to 3,231.58 cups
Convert to Tablespoons
1 yd³ is equal to 51,705.4 tablespoons
Convert to Teaspoons
1 yd³ is equal to 155,116.1 teaspoons
US Customary Volume
Convert to Cubic Inches
1 yd³ is equal to 46,656 cubic inches
Metric Volume
Convert to Liters
1 yd³ is equal to 764.55487 liters
Convert to Milliliters
1 yd³ is equal to 764,554.9 milliliters
Convert to Cubic Centimeters
1 yd³ is equal to 764,554.9 cubic centimeters
Convert to Cubic Meters
1 yd³ is equal to 0.764555 cubic meters