# Liters to Gallons (US)

A **liter to gallon** converter is a tool that converts a volume in liters to its equivalent volume in gallons. Liters and gallons are both units of measurement used to express the volume of a substance, such as liquid or gas.

1 gallon is equivalent to approximately 3.78541 liters. To convert liters to gallons, you multiply the number of liters by the conversion factor of 0.264172.

The formula to convert liters to gallons is as follows:

gallons = liters * 0.264172

Where:

- liters is the volume in liters that you want to convert to gallons
- gallons is the equivalent volume in gallons

For example, if you have a volume of 5 liters, you can convert it to gallons by multiplying it by 0.264172:

gallons = 5 * 0.264172 = 1.32086 gallons

So 5 liters is equivalent to 1.32086 gallons.