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 55 kilometers into miles we have to multiply 55 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

55 km → L(mi)

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

L(mi) = 55 km × 0.62137119223733 mi

L(mi) = 34.175415573053 mi

The final result is:

55 km → 34.175415573053 mi

We conclude that 55 kilometers is equivalent to 34.175415573053 miles:

55 kilometers = 34.175415573053 miles

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 mile is equal to 0.0292608 × 55 kilometers.

Another way is saying that 55 kilometers is equal to 1 ÷ 0.0292608 miles.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that fifty-five kilometers is approximately thirty-four point one seven five miles:

55 km ≅ 34.175 mi

An alternative is also that one mile is approximately zero point zero two nine times fifty-five 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)
56 kilometers 34.797 miles
57 kilometers 35.418 miles
58 kilometers 36.04 miles
59 kilometers 36.661 miles
60 kilometers 37.282 miles
61 kilometers 37.904 miles
62 kilometers 38.525 miles
63 kilometers 39.146 miles
64 kilometers 39.768 miles
65 kilometers 40.389 miles