## 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 462 cups into gallons we have to multiply 462 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

462 cup → V(gal)

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

V(gal) = 462 cup × 0.0625 gal

V(gal) = 28.875 gal

The final result is:

462 cup → 28.875 gal

We conclude that 462 cups is equivalent to 28.875 gallons:

462 cups = 28.875 gallons

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 gallon is equal to 0.034632034632035 × 462 cups.

Another way is saying that 462 cups is equal to 1 ÷ 0.034632034632035 gallons.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that four hundred sixty-two cups is approximately twenty-eight point eight seven five gallons:

462 cup ≅ 28.875 gal

An alternative is also that one gallon is approximately zero point zero three five times four hundred sixty-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)
463 cups 28.938 gallons
464 cups 29 gallons
465 cups 29.063 gallons
466 cups 29.125 gallons
467 cups 29.188 gallons
468 cups 29.25 gallons
469 cups 29.313 gallons
470 cups 29.375 gallons
471 cups 29.438 gallons
472 cups 29.5 gallons