Convert Kilocalories to Calories

Enter your kilocalorie value in the form below to get the value calculated in calories.

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1 kcal = 1,000 cal

How to Convert Kilocalories to Calories

Convert kilocalories to calories with this simple formula:

calories = kilocalories × 1,000

Converting a kilocalorie energy measurement to a calorie measurement involves multiplying the energy by the conversion ratio to find the result. One kilocalorie is equal to 1,000 calories, so to convert simply multiply by 1,000.

For example:
5 kcal = (5 × 1,000) = 5,000 cal

Kilocalories and calories are both units used to measure energy. Learn more about energy and find more energy measurement conversion calculators. Kilocalories are an energy measurement and can be abbreviated as kcal, for example 1 kcal. Calories are an energy measurement and can be abbreviated as cal, for example 1 cal.

Convert Calories to Kilocalories

Kilocalorie Measurements and Equivalent Calorie Conversions

Common kilocalorie values converted to the equivalent calorie value
Kilocalories Calories
1 kcal 1,000 cal
2 kcal 2,000 cal
3 kcal 3,000 cal
4 kcal 4,000 cal
5 kcal 5,000 cal
6 kcal 6,000 cal
7 kcal 7,000 cal
8 kcal 8,000 cal
9 kcal 9,000 cal
10 kcal 10,000 cal
11 kcal 11,000 cal
12 kcal 12,000 cal
13 kcal 13,000 cal
14 kcal 14,000 cal
15 kcal 15,000 cal
16 kcal 16,000 cal
17 kcal 17,000 cal
18 kcal 18,000 cal
19 kcal 19,000 cal
20 kcal 20,000 cal
21 kcal 21,000 cal
22 kcal 22,000 cal
23 kcal 23,000 cal
24 kcal 24,000 cal
25 kcal 25,000 cal
26 kcal 26,000 cal
27 kcal 27,000 cal
28 kcal 28,000 cal
29 kcal 29,000 cal
30 kcal 30,000 cal
31 kcal 31,000 cal
32 kcal 32,000 cal
33 kcal 33,000 cal
34 kcal 34,000 cal
35 kcal 35,000 cal
36 kcal 36,000 cal
37 kcal 37,000 cal
38 kcal 38,000 cal
39 kcal 39,000 cal
40 kcal 40,000 cal

More Kilocalorie Energy Conversions

Joules
Convert to Joules
1 kcal is equal to 4,184 joules
Convert to Kilojoules
1 kcal is equal to 4.184 kilojoules
Convert to Megajoules
1 kcal is equal to 0.004184 megajoules
Convert to Gigajoules
1 kcal is equal to 4.184E-6 gigajoules
Calories
Convert to Megacalories
1 kcal is equal to 0.001 megacalories
Watts x Time
Convert to Watt-hours
1 kcal is equal to 1.162222 watt-hours
Convert to Kilowatt-hours
1 kcal is equal to 0.001162 kilowatt-hours
Convert to Megawatt-hours
1 kcal is equal to 1.1622E-6 megawatt-hours
Convert to Watt-seconds
1 kcal is equal to 4,184 watt-seconds
Thermal Units
Convert to British Thermal Units
1 kcal is equal to 3.965667 british thermal units
Convert to Million BTU
1 kcal is equal to 3.9657E-6 million BTU
Convert to Therms
1 kcal is equal to 3.9657E-5 therms
Convert to Quads
1 kcal is equal to 3.9657E-15 quads
Electronvolts
Convert to Electronvolts
1 kcal is equal to 26,113,999,999,999,999,475,712 electronvolts
Convert to Kiloelectronvolts
1 kcal is equal to 26,114,000,000,000,000,000 kiloelectronvolts
Convert to Megaelectronvolts
1 kcal is equal to 26,114,000,000,000,000 megaelectronvolts