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Convert Miles to Meters

Convert from miles to meters with this simple formula:
meters = miles × 1609.344
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1 Mile = 1,609.344 Meters

Learn How to Convert Miles to Meters Using our Conversion Formula

Converting a mile length measurement to a meter measurement involves multiplying your length by the conversion ratio to find the result. A mile is equal to 1609.344 meters, so to convert simply multiply by 1609.344.

For example, 5mi = (5 × 1609.344) = 8,046.72m.

Miles and meters are both units used to measure length. Learn more about length and find more length measurement conversion calculators. A mile is an imperial measurement and can be abbreviated as mi, for example 1mi. A meter is a metric measurement and can be abbreviated as m, for example 1m. Learn more about the metric system, including the common unit prefixes and how to convert between metric units.

The meter is the primary unit of length in the metric system. It's equal to 100 centimeters or 39.37 inches. Internationally it is actually spelled metre. It was first defined 1793 as 1/10,000,000 the length from the equator to the North Pole. The current definition of a meter, adopted in 1983, is the distance light travels in 1/299,792,458 seconds and was adopted to in 1983.

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.

miles and meters are units used to measure length
Convert Meters to Miles

More Length Conversions

Convert to Yards Length
1mi is equal to 1,760 yards
Convert to Feet Length
1mi is equal to 5,280 feet
Convert to Inches Length
1mi is equal to 63,360 inches
Convert to Kilometers Length
1mi is equal to 1.609344 kilometers
Convert to Centimeters Length
1mi is equal to 160,934 centimeters
Convert to Millimeters Length
1mi is equal to 1,609,344 millimeters
Convert to Micrometers Length
1mi is equal to 1,609,344,000 micrometers
Convert to Nanometers Length
1mi is equal to 1,609,344,000,000 nanometers

Mile Measurements and Equivalent Meter Conversions

Common mile values converted to the equivalent meter value
Miles Meters Miles Meters Miles Meters
1 1,609 21 33,796 41 65,983
2 3,219 22 35,406 42 67,592
3 4,828 23 37,015 43 69,202
4 6,437 24 38,624 44 70,811
5 8,047 25 40,234 45 72,420
6 9,656 26 41,843 46 74,030
7 11,265 27 43,452 47 75,639
8 12,875 28 45,062 48 77,249
9 14,484 29 46,671 49 78,858
10 16,093 30 48,280 50 80,467
11 17,703 31 49,890 51 82,077
12 19,312 32 51,499 52 83,686
13 20,921 33 53,108 53 85,295
14 22,531 34 54,718 54 86,905
15 24,140 35 56,327 55 88,514
16 25,750 36 57,936 56 90,123
17 27,359 37 59,546 57 91,733
18 28,968 38 61,155 58 93,342
19 30,578 39 62,764 59 94,951
20 32,187 40 64,374 60 96,561