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Convert Kilometers to Yards

Convert from kilometers to yards with this simple formula:
yards = kilometers × 1093.613298
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1 Kilometer = 1,093.613298 Yards

Learn How to Convert Kilometers to Yards Using our Conversion Formula

Converting a kilometer length measurement to a yard measurement involves multiplying your length by the conversion ratio to find the result. A kilometer is equal to 1093.613298 yards, so to convert simply multiply by 1093.613298.

For example, 5km = (5 × 1093.613298) = 5,468.066492yd.

Kilometers and yards are both units used to measure length. Learn more about length and find more length measurement conversion calculators. A kilometer is a metric measurement and can be abbreviated as km, for example 1km. A yard is an imperial measurement and can be abbreviated as yd, for example 1yd. Learn more about the metric system, including the common unit prefixes and how to convert between metric units.

In 1959 the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa agreed to define the yard as yard as exactly 0.9144 meters. Historically the yard has been a common form of measurement with its usage dating back to the Romans. In the US, fabrics and carpeting is sold by the square yard, which is equal to an area 1yd by 1yd.

We recommend using a ruler or tape measure for measuring length, which can be found at a local retailer or home center. Rulers are available in imperial, metric, or combination with both values, so make sure you get the correct type for your needs. If you need a ruler you can also download and print our free printable rulers which include both imperial and metric measurements.

kilometers and yards are units used to measure length
Convert Yards to Kilometers

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1km is equal to 3,281 feet
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1km is equal to 39,370 inches
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1km is equal to 1,000 meters
Convert to Centimeters Length
1km is equal to 100,000 centimeters
Convert to Millimeters Length
1km is equal to 1,000,000 millimeters
Convert to Micrometers Length
1km is equal to 1,000,000,000 micrometers
Convert to Nanometers Length
1km is equal to 1,000,000,000,000 nanometers

Kilometer Measurements and Equivalent Yard Conversions

Common kilometer values converted to the equivalent yard value
Kilometers Yards Kilometers Yards Kilometers Yards
1 1,094 21 22,966 41 44,838
2 2,187 22 24,059 42 45,932
3 3,281 23 25,153 43 47,025
4 4,374 24 26,247 44 48,119
5 5,468 25 27,340 45 49,213
6 6,562 26 28,434 46 50,306
7 7,655 27 29,528 47 51,400
8 8,749 28 30,621 48 52,493
9 9,843 29 31,715 49 53,587
10 10,936 30 32,808 50 54,681
11 12,030 31 33,902 51 55,774
12 13,123 32 34,996 52 56,868
13 14,217 33 36,089 53 57,962
14 15,311 34 37,183 54 59,055
15 16,404 35 38,276 55 60,149
16 17,498 36 39,370 56 61,242
17 18,591 37 40,464 57 62,336
18 19,685 38 41,557 58 63,430
19 20,779 39 42,651 59 64,523
20 21,872 40 43,745 60 65,617