**How many feet in a yard?**

**1 yard is equal to 3 feet, which is the conversion factor from yards to feet.**

If you wish you can reverse the conversion by using the converter for feet to yards

For other conversions in length, use the length conversion tool.

### Facts about yard (yd)

A yard (abbreviation: yd) is the name of a unit of length in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. Its size can vary from system to system. A yard is three feet or 36 inches. The yard is often used to express distances. A corresponding unit of area is the square yard. See all conversions for yards here.

### Facts about foot (ft)

A foot (plural: feet or foot;[1] symbol or abbreviation: ft or, sometimes, ′ – a prime) is a unit of length, in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. Its size can vary from system to system, but in each is around a quarter to a third of a metre. The most commonly used foot today is the international foot. There are 3 feet in a yard and 12 inches in a foot. See all conversions for feet here.

### General information about yard to ft

Conversion category: | Length |

SI standard unit for length: | Metre (m) |

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