# How to convert meters per second to kilometers per hour?

Meters per second can be easily converted into kilometers per hour using a conversion factor.

## Answer: To convert meter per second to kilometer per hour we multiply the given number by 18/5.

Let us see how we arrived at this conversion factor.

**Explanation:**

We know that 1 meter = 1/1000 kilometers and 1 second = 1/3600 hour

1 m/s = 1/1000 ÷ 1/3600 = 3600/1000 = 18/5