Convert Cups to Tablespoons

Enter your cup value in the form below to get the value calculated in tablespoons.

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1 cup = 16 tbsp

How to Convert Cups to Tablespoons

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

Convert cups to tablespoons with this simple formula:

tablespoons = cups × 16

Converting a cup volume measurement to a tablespoon measurement involves multiplying the volume by the conversion ratio to find the result. One cup is equal to 16 tablespoons, so to convert simply multiply by 16.

For example, here's how to convert 5 cups to tablespoons using the formula above.
5 cup = (5 × 16) = 80 tbsp

Cups and tablespoons are both units used to measure volume. Learn more about volume and find more volume measurement conversion calculators. Cups are an imperial measurement and can be abbreviated as cup, for example 1 cup. Tablespoons are an imperial measurement and can be abbreviated as tbsp, for example 1 tbsp.

cups and tablespoons are units used to measure volume
Convert Tablespoons to Cups

Cup Measurements and Equivalent Tablespoon Conversions

Common cup values converted to the equivalent tablespoon value
Cups Tablespoons
1 cup 16 tbsp
2 cup 32 tbsp
3 cup 48 tbsp
4 cup 64 tbsp
5 cup 80 tbsp
6 cup 96 tbsp
7 cup 112 tbsp
8 cup 128 tbsp
9 cup 144 tbsp
10 cup 160 tbsp
11 cup 176 tbsp
12 cup 192 tbsp
13 cup 208 tbsp
14 cup 224 tbsp
15 cup 240 tbsp
16 cup 256 tbsp
17 cup 272 tbsp
18 cup 288 tbsp
19 cup 304 tbsp
20 cup 320 tbsp
21 cup 336 tbsp
22 cup 352 tbsp
23 cup 368 tbsp
24 cup 384 tbsp
25 cup 400 tbsp
26 cup 416 tbsp
27 cup 432 tbsp
28 cup 448 tbsp
29 cup 464 tbsp
30 cup 480 tbsp
31 cup 496 tbsp
32 cup 512 tbsp
33 cup 528 tbsp
34 cup 544 tbsp
35 cup 560 tbsp
36 cup 576 tbsp
37 cup 592 tbsp
38 cup 608 tbsp
39 cup 624 tbsp
40 cup 640 tbsp

More Cup Volume Conversions

US Liquid
Convert to Gallons
1 cup is equal to 0.0625 gallons
Convert to Quarts
1 cup is equal to 0.25 quarts
Convert to Pints
1 cup is equal to 0.5 pints
Convert to Fluid Ounces
1 cup is equal to 8 fluid ounces
US Cooking
Convert to Teaspoons
1 cup is equal to 48 teaspoons
US Customary Volume
Convert to Cubic Inches
1 cup is equal to 14.4375 cubic inches
Convert to Cubic Feet
1 cup is equal to 0.008355 cubic feet
Convert to Cubic Yards
1 cup is equal to 0.000309 cubic yards
Metric Volume
Convert to Liters
1 cup is equal to 0.236588 liters
Convert to Milliliters
1 cup is equal to 236.588236 milliliters
Convert to Cubic Centimeters
1 cup is equal to 236.588236 cubic centimeters
Convert to Cubic Meters
1 cup is equal to 0.000237 cubic meters