## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from gallons to pints is 8, which means that 1 gallon is equal to 8 pints:

1 gal = 8 pt

To convert 1 gallons into pints we have to multiply 1 by the conversion factor in order to get the volume amount from gallons to pints. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 gal → 8 pt

1 gal → V(pt)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the volume V in pints:

V(pt) = 1 gal × 8 pt

V(pt) = 8 pt

The final result is:

1 gal → 8 pt

We conclude that 1 gallons is equivalent to 8 pints:

1 gallons = 8 pints

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 pint is equal to 0.125 × 1 gallons.

Another way is saying that 1 gallons is equal to 1 ÷ 0.125 pints.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that one gallons is approximately eight pints:

1 gal ≅ 8 pt

An alternative is also that one pint is approximately zero point one two five times one gallons.

## Conversion table

### gallons to pints chart

For quick reference purposes, below is the conversion table you can use to convert from gallons to pints

gallons (gal) pints (pt)
2 gallons 16 pints
3 gallons 24 pints
4 gallons 32 pints
5 gallons 40 pints
6 gallons 48 pints
7 gallons 56 pints
8 gallons 64 pints
9 gallons 72 pints
10 gallons 80 pints
11 gallons 88 pints