yards to miles

In this article, we’ll learn about the conversion from yards to miles with the help of two methods. So that you can convert your required data with ease.

What is a yard (yd)?

A Yard is a unit of ‘Length’ or ‘Distance’ in both US Customary Units as well as the Imperial System. The symbol for yard is ‘yd‘. There are 1,760 yards in a mile.

What is a mile (mi)?

A Mile is also a unit of ‘Length’ or ‘Distance’ in both US Customary Units as well as the Imperial System. The symbol for mile is ‘mi‘. There are 0.00056818 miles in a yard.

What is the difference between yards and miles?

The major difference between miles and yards is the magnitude of the distance that we measure. Both are the part of the imperial unit system, mostly used in the United Stated and the United Kingdom, with most of the rest of the world preferring the International System of Units (SI).

The Conversion Process From Yards To Miles:

Here we’re going to use two different methods so that you can choose according to your preference.

Related : how many yards in a mile?


Using Online Calculator:

To further proceed, first, you need to select the type then enter a value in the yards field and then click on the ‘Go to Conversion’ button as you can see. As soon as you do that your answer will appear in the mile’s field.


Using Formula:

To convert a measurement from yard to mile , divide the length by the conversion ratio. Since one mile is equal to 1,760 yards, so you can use this simple formula to convert:

miles = yards ÷ 1760

Or we can say the length in miles is equal to the yards divided by 1,760.

Example: Convert 1250 yards to miles.

mi = yd ÷ 1,760

= 1,250 yd ÷ 1,760
= 0.71022727 mi

1,250 yd is equal to 0.71022727 mi.