## Unit Converter

## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from kilometers to miles is 0.62137119223733, which means that 1 kilometer is equal to 0.62137119223733 miles:

1 km = 0.62137119223733 mi

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

1 km → 0.62137119223733 mi

1 km → L_{(mi)}

Solve the above proportion to obtain the length *L* in miles:

L_{(mi)} = 1 km × 0.62137119223733 mi

L_{(mi)} = 0.62137119223733 mi

The final result is:

1 km → 0.62137119223733 mi

We conclude that **1 kilometers is equivalent to 0.62137119223733 miles**:

1 kilometers = 0.62137119223733 miles

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case **1 mile is equal to 1.609344 × 1 kilometers**.

Another way is saying that *1 kilometers is equal to 1 ÷ 1.609344 miles*.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that **one kilometers is approximately zero point six two one miles**:

1 km ≅ 0.621 mi

An alternative is also that *one mile is approximately one point six zero nine times one kilometers*.

## Conversion table

### kilometers to miles chart

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

kilometers (km) | miles (mi) |
---|---|

2 kilometers | 1.243 miles |

3 kilometers | 1.864 miles |

4 kilometers | 2.485 miles |

5 kilometers | 3.107 miles |

6 kilometers | 3.728 miles |

7 kilometers | 4.35 miles |

8 kilometers | 4.971 miles |

9 kilometers | 5.592 miles |

10 kilometers | 6.214 miles |

11 kilometers | 6.835 miles |