## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from cups to gallons is 0.0625, which means that 1 cup is equal to 0.0625 gallons:

1 cup = 0.0625 gal

To convert 2 cups into gallons we have to multiply 2 by the conversion factor in order to get the volume amount from cups to gallons. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 cup → 0.0625 gal

2 cup → V(gal)

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

V(gal) = 2 cup × 0.0625 gal

V(gal) = 0.125 gal

The final result is:

2 cup → 0.125 gal

We conclude that 2 cups is equivalent to 0.125 gallons:

2 cups = 0.125 gallons

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 gallon is equal to 8 × 2 cups.

Another way is saying that 2 cups is equal to 1 ÷ 8 gallons.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that two cups is approximately zero point one two five gallons:

2 cup ≅ 0.125 gal

An alternative is also that one gallon is approximately eight times two cups.

## Conversion table

### cups to gallons chart

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

cups (cup) gallons (gal)
3 cups 0.188 gallons
4 cups 0.25 gallons
5 cups 0.313 gallons
6 cups 0.375 gallons
7 cups 0.438 gallons
8 cups 0.5 gallons
9 cups 0.563 gallons
10 cups 0.625 gallons
11 cups 0.688 gallons
12 cups 0.75 gallons