# Length Converter

Length Converter is a 100% free online tool that enables quick conversion between length units in both imperial and metric system. Length Converter tool is very simple to use. Just select units from "From" and "To" dropdowns, set length to convert and click "Convert" button.

Only few countries(mostly or officially) use the imperial system while most of countries use the metric system of length measurement. The metric length system includes kilometer, meter, decimeter, centimeter, and millimeter. There is a relationship between these units. The base unit is meter. All units of length in the metric system are derived from the meter. For example 1 kilometer is 1000 meters, 1 decimeter is 0.1 meters and 1 centimeter is 0.01 meters. The imperial system includes feet, yard, inches and miles. There is no specific pattern in the conversion units. In 1 foot, there are 12 inches, and in 1 yard, there are 3 feet, etc.