# Convert km to miles

 Distance (in km): Distance (in miles):
 The calculator allows you to convert kilometers to miles. Perform the reverse calculation: convert miles to kilometers
 1 km = 0.62137 miles (approximately equal to)1 mile = 1.60934 km (approximately equal to)

## Example

We are going to convert a distance d from 50 km to miles.
Distance d = 50 km
1 km = 0.62137 miles
d = 50 km = 50 x 0.62137 = 31.07 mi

## Kilometers to miles chart

Convert km to miles :

1 km = 0.62 mi
10 km = 6.21 mi
20 km = 12.43 mi
30 km = 18.64 mi
40 km = 24.85 mi
50 km = 31.07 mi
60 km = 37.28 mi
70 km = 43.5 mi
80 km = 49.71 mi
90 km = 55.92 mi
100 km = 62.14 mi

The symbol of "miles" is "mi".
Mile is a unit of length.

## Kilometer

### What's the difference between kilometer and kilometre?

Kilometer is the American English spelling and Kilometre is UK English/Australian English. It is the same word, it is just different spelling. A kilometer is a unit of measure (distance).

### 1 km = 1 000 m

Kilometer (km) is a unit of length equal to 1 000 meters (m).
1 kilometer is equal to 1000 meters: 1 km = 1000 m.

### What is a Kilometer?

A kilometer is a unit of length, equal to one thousand metres. Kilometers are used to measure long distances.
1 kilometer is equal to 100 000 centimeters: 1 km = 100 000 cm.

## To go further

Kilometers and miles are both units of distance. When we need to get from one place to another, we often measure the distance using kilometers. The American spelling is kilometer. The British spelling is kilometre. The plural form of kilometer is kilometers.

The SI unit (International System of Units) for distance is the meter (m). Long distances can be measured in kilometers (km). The most common units of distance are kilometers, meters, centimeters and millimeters in the metric system of measurement. The meter is the standard measure of distance in metric units.

km is a written abbreviation for kilometer. mi is a written abbreviation for mile.