Convert Feet (ft) to Leagues (leagues) | ft in leagues

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# Let's convert Feet (ft) to Leagues (leagues)

This quick and easy calculator will convert Feet (ft) to Leagues (leagues) and show formula, brief history on the units and quick maths for the conversion.

## Quick Reference for Converting Feet to Leagues

Formula
leagues = ft / 18228.35
Quick Rough Maths
To get the Leagues, divide the number of Feet by 18.2 thousand
Feet (ft) in 1 League
There are 18228.35 Feet in 1 League
Leagues (leagues) in 1 Foot
There are 0 Leagues in 1 Foot

## Unit Information

Foot
/fʊt/
Symbol: ft
Unit System: Imperial

### What is the Foot?

The foot is a unit of length in the imperial unit system and uses the symbol ft.

One foot is exactly equal to 12 inches. It is also exactly equal to 0.3048m. One yard is comprised of three feet.

The foot is just behind the metre in terms of widespread use due to its previous popularity. The US is the only developed country that still uses the foot in preference to the metre.

The UK still uses feet to express human height more than metres.

League
/liːɡ/
Symbol: leagues
Unit System: None

### What is the League?

The league is a ancient unit of length that doesn't below to a unit system. Its symbol is simply - league.

It was originally an ancient Celtic unit as well as being common in Latin America and meant the distance "a person could walk in an hour". It is no longer a recognised unit in any nation.

Once it started to be quantified, in Argentina (legua) it represented 5.572 km, in England it was quantified as 3 miles and at sea a league is 3 nautical miles (3.452 miles).