Convert Teaspoons of Butter to Tablespoons

Enter the butter in teaspoons below to get the value converted to tablespoons.

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1 tsp = 0.333333 tbsp

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How to Convert Teaspoons to Tablespoons

To convert a measurement in teaspoons to a measurement in tablespoons, divide the butter by the following conversion ratio: 3 teaspoons/tablespoon.

Since one tablespoon of butter is equal to 3 teaspoons, you can use this simple formula to convert:

tablespoons = teaspoons ÷ 3

The butter in tablespoons is equal to the butter in teaspoons divided by 3.

For example, here's how to convert 5 teaspoons to tablespoons using the formula above.
tablespoons = (5 tsp ÷ 3) = 1.666667 tbsp
conversion scale showing teaspoons and equivalent tablespoons butter values

How Many Tablespoons Are in a Teaspoon of Butter?

There are 0.333333 tablespoons in a teaspoon of butter, which is why we use this value in the formula above.

1 tsp = 0.333333 tbsp

Teaspoons and tablespoons are both units used to measure butter. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

What Is a Teaspoon?

One teaspoon of butter is equal to 1/3 of a tablespoon or about 4.7 grams.

The teaspoon is a US customary unit of volume. Teaspoons can be abbreviated as tsp, and are also sometimes abbreviated as t, ts, or tspn. For example, 1 teaspoon can be written as 1 tsp, 1 t, 1 ts, or 1 tspn.

Learn more about teaspoons.

What Is a Tablespoon?

One tablespoon of butter is equal to 1/8 of a stick or 1/2 ounce.

The tablespoon is a US customary unit of volume. Tablespoons can be abbreviated as tbsp, and are also sometimes abbreviated as T, Tbls, or Tb. For example, 1 tablespoon can be written as 1 tbsp, 1 T, 1 Tbls, or 1 Tb.

Learn more about tablespoons.

Teaspoon to Tablespoon Conversion Table

Table showing various teaspoon measurements converted to tablespoons.
Teaspoons Tablespoons
1 tsp 0.333333 tbsp
2 tsp 0.666667 tbsp
3 tsp 1 tbsp
4 tsp 1.3333 tbsp
5 tsp 1.6667 tbsp
6 tsp 2 tbsp
7 tsp 2.3333 tbsp
8 tsp 2.6667 tbsp
9 tsp 3 tbsp
10 tsp 3.3333 tbsp
11 tsp 3.6667 tbsp
12 tsp 4 tbsp
13 tsp 4.3333 tbsp
14 tsp 4.6667 tbsp
15 tsp 5 tbsp
16 tsp 5.3333 tbsp
17 tsp 5.6667 tbsp
18 tsp 6 tbsp
19 tsp 6.3333 tbsp
20 tsp 6.6667 tbsp
21 tsp 7 tbsp
22 tsp 7.3333 tbsp
23 tsp 7.6667 tbsp
24 tsp 8 tbsp
25 tsp 8.3333 tbsp
26 tsp 8.6667 tbsp
27 tsp 9 tbsp
28 tsp 9.3333 tbsp
29 tsp 9.6667 tbsp
30 tsp 10 tbsp
31 tsp 10.33 tbsp
32 tsp 10.67 tbsp
33 tsp 11 tbsp
34 tsp 11.33 tbsp
35 tsp 11.67 tbsp
36 tsp 12 tbsp
37 tsp 12.33 tbsp
38 tsp 12.67 tbsp
39 tsp 13 tbsp
40 tsp 13.33 tbsp

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