Miles to Feet Converter
Enter the length in miles below to get the value converted to feet.
1 mi = 5280'
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How to Convert Miles to Feet
To convert a measurement in miles to a measurement in feet, multiply the length by the following conversion ratio: 5,280 feet/mile.
Since one mile is equal to 5,280 feet, you can use this simple formula to convert:
feet = miles × 5,280
The length in feet is equal to the length in miles multiplied by 5,280.
How Many Feet Are in a Mile?
There are 5,280 feet in a mile, which is why we use this value in the formula above.
1 mi = 5,280'
Our inch fraction calculator can add miles and feet together, and it also automatically converts the results to US customary, imperial, and SI metric values.
Miles and feet are both units used to measure length. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.
What Is a Mile?
The mile is a US customary and imperial unit of length. Miles can be abbreviated as mi, and are also sometimes abbreviated as m. For example, 1 mile can be written as 1 mi or 1 m.
Learn more about miles.
What Is a Foot?
The foot is a unit of length measurement equal to 12 inches or 1/3 of a yard. Because the international yard is legally defined to be equal to exactly 0.9144 meters, one foot is equal to 0.3048 meters.
The foot is a US customary and imperial unit of length. Feet can be abbreviated as ft; for example, 1 foot can be written as 1 ft.
Feet can also be denoted using the ′ symbol, otherwise known as a prime, though a single-quote (') is often used instead of the prime symbol for convenience. Using the prime symbol, 1 ft can be written as 1′.
Measurements in feet are most commonly taken using either a standard 12" ruler or a tape measure, though there are many other measuring devices available. Feet are sometimes referred to as linear feet, which are simply a measurement of length in feet.
You might be interested in our feet and inches calculator, which can add feet with other units of measurement such as inches, centimeters, or meters.
Learn more about feet.
Mile to Foot Conversion Table
- National Institute of Standards and Technology, U.S. Survey Foot: Revised Unit Conversion Factors, https://www.nist.gov/pml/us-surveyfoot/revised-unit-conversion-factors