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Miles-feet Converter

- By Dr. Minas E. Lemonis, PhD - Updated: March 27, 2019

Enter the length in either of the next two fields and get it converted instantly!

Miles [mi]:
Feet [ft]:
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Definitions

Unit of foot

Foot [ft] is a unit of length for the Imperial and US customary system of units. It was historically conceived as the length of a human male foot. Today, it is defined through the meter SI unit as: 1ft = 0.3048m.

Multiple and fraction units of the foot are defined as shown in the table:

UnitSymbol[ft]
Inchin1/12
Yardyd3
Milemi5280

International mile

International mile [mi] is a unit of length for the US customary system of units. Historically, many definitions of miles were employed for measuring land distances. Roman mile was defined as one thousand paces (double steps). Today, the international mile is defined through the meter SI unit as: 1 mi = 1,609.344 m (= 1.609344 km).

Fraction units of the mile are defined as shown in the table:

UnitSymbol[mi]
Inchft1/63360
Feetyd1/5280
Yardmi1/1760

How to convert miles to feet

  • Multiply distance in [mi] with 5280
  • The result is the distance in [ft]

For example 5 miles is 5x5280 = 26400 feet.

How to convert feet to miles

  • Divide distance in [ft] by 5280
  • The result is the distance in [m]

For example 8000 feet = 8000/5280 ≈ 1.52 miles.

Conversion table from miles to feet

In the following table some typical distances in miles [mi] are converted to feet [ft]:

[mi][ft]
0.125
0.25
0.375
0.5
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
12
15
16
20
25
30
40
50

Conversion table from feet to miles

In the following table some typical distances in feet [ft] are converted to miles [mi]:

[mi][ft]
100
200
500
1000
2000
3000
5000
6000
7000
8000
9000
10000
12000
15000
16000
20000
25000
30000
40000
50000
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