# How many Kilometers in a Mile?

Kilometer and mile belong to different measurement systems to evaluate length.

## Answer: 1 mile is equal to 1.60934 kilometers.

**Explanation:**

Kilometer is part of the SI metric system while mile falls under the US customary system of measurement.

1 kilometer equals 1000 meters that form the base unit of the metric system.

You can use a metric conversion chart to help you in performing these computations.