## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from hours to minutes is 60, which means that 1 hour is equal to 60 minutes:

1 hr = 60 min

To convert 497 hours into minutes we have to multiply 497 by the conversion factor in order to get the time amount from hours to minutes. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 hr → 60 min

497 hr → T(min)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the time T in minutes:

T(min) = 497 hr × 60 min

T(min) = 29820 min

The final result is:

497 hr → 29820 min

We conclude that 497 hours is equivalent to 29820 minutes:

497 hours = 29820 minutes

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 minute is equal to 3.3534540576794E-5 × 497 hours.

Another way is saying that 497 hours is equal to 1 ÷ 3.3534540576794E-5 minutes.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that four hundred ninety-seven hours is approximately twenty-nine thousand eight hundred twenty minutes:

497 hr ≅ 29820 min

An alternative is also that one minute is approximately zero times four hundred ninety-seven hours.

## Conversion table

### hours to minutes chart

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

hours (hr) minutes (min)
498 hours 29880 minutes
499 hours 29940 minutes
500 hours 30000 minutes
501 hours 30060 minutes
502 hours 30120 minutes
503 hours 30180 minutes
504 hours 30240 minutes
505 hours 30300 minutes
506 hours 30360 minutes
507 hours 30420 minutes