# Liters To Gallons (US) Conversion

1 l = 0.2641720524 gal

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## How to convert liters to gallons (US) (l to gal)

The formula for converting liters to gallons (US) is: gal = l × 0.2641720524. To calculate the liter value in gallons (US) first substitute the liter value into the preceding formula, and then perform the calculation. If we wanted to calculate 1 liter in gallons (US) we follow these steps:

gal = l × 0.2641720524

ga1 = l × 0.2641720524

gal = 0.2641720524

In other words, 1 liter is equal to 0.2641720524 gallons (US).

## Example Conversion

Let's take a look at an example. The step-by-step process to convert 5 liters to gallons (US) is:

- Understand the conversion formula: gal = l × 0.2641720524
- Substitute the required value. In this case we substitute 5 for l so the formula becomes: ga5 = l × 0.2641720524
- Calculate the result using the provided values. In our example the result is: 5 × 0.2641720524 = 1.320860262 gal

In summary, 5 liters is equal to 1.320860262 gallons (US).

## Converting gallons (US) to liters

In order to convert the other way around i.e. gallons (US) to liters, you would use the following formula: l = gal × 3.78541178340029. To convert gallons (US) to liters first substitute the gallon (US) value into the above formula, and then execute the calculation. If we wanted to calculate 1 gallon (US) in liters we follow these steps:

l = gal × 3.78541178340029

l = 1 × 3.78541178340029

l = 3.78541178340029

Or in other words, 1 gallon (US) is equal to 3.78541178340029 liters.

## Conversion Unit Definitions

### What is a Liter?

- A litre of milk is enough to make about 2 cups of cereal.
- A litre of petrol will typically get a car about 100 kilometres.
- A litre of paint will cover about 10 square metres of wall.

### What is a Gallon (US)?

## Liters To Gallons (US) Conversion Table

Below is a lookup table showing common liters to gallons (US) conversion values.

Liter (l) | Gallon (gal) (US) |
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1 l | 0.2641720524 gal |

2 l | 0.5283441048 gal |

3 l | 0.7925161572 gal |

4 l | 1.0566882096 gal |

5 l | 1.320860262 gal |

6 l | 1.5850323144 gal |

7 l | 1.8492043668 gal |

8 l | 2.1133764192 gal |

9 l | 2.3775484716 gal |

10 l | 2.641720524 gal |

11 l | 2.9058925764 gal |

12 l | 3.1700646288 gal |

13 l | 3.4342366812 gal |

## Other Common Liter Conversions

Below is a table of common conversions from liters to other volume units.

Conversion | Result |
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1 liter in milliliters | 1000 ml |

1 liter in gallons (imperial) | 0.2199692483 gal |

1 liter in fluid ounces (US) | 33.814022702 fl oz |

1 liter in deciliters | 10 dL |

1 liter in quarts (US) | 1.0566882 qt |