## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from centimeters to inches is 0.39370078740157, which means that 1 centimeter is equal to 0.39370078740157 inches:

1 cm = 0.39370078740157 in

To convert 1000 centimeters into inches we have to multiply 1000 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from centimeters to inches. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 cm → 0.39370078740157 in

1000 cm → L(in)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the length L in inches:

L(in) = 1000 cm × 0.39370078740157 in

L(in) = 393.70078740157 in

The final result is:

1000 cm → 393.70078740157 in

We conclude that 1000 centimeters is equivalent to 393.70078740157 inches:

1000 centimeters = 393.70078740157 inches

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 inch is equal to 0.00254 × 1000 centimeters.

Another way is saying that 1000 centimeters is equal to 1 ÷ 0.00254 inches.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that one thousand centimeters is approximately three hundred ninety-three point seven zero one inches:

1000 cm ≅ 393.701 in

An alternative is also that one inch is approximately zero point zero zero three times one thousand centimeters.

## Conversion table

### centimeters to inches chart

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

centimeters (cm) inches (in)
1001 centimeters 394.094 inches
1002 centimeters 394.488 inches
1003 centimeters 394.882 inches
1004 centimeters 395.276 inches
1005 centimeters 395.669 inches
1006 centimeters 396.063 inches
1007 centimeters 396.457 inches
1008 centimeters 396.85 inches
1009 centimeters 397.244 inches
1010 centimeters 397.638 inches