You may be wondering how many quarts in a liter and why understanding this conversion is important for successful cooking. Understanding the conversion can ensure you have the right amount of each ingredient in a recipe.

**What Is a Quart?**

A quart is a measure of volume in the US system of measurement. Volume is how much liquid a container can hold. A quart gets its name from being a quarter of a gallon. A quart is equal to 32 fluid ounces, 4 cups, 2 pints, and ¼ of a gallon. The abbreviation for quart is *qt*.

**What Is a Liter?**

A liter is a measure of volume in the metric system of measurement. You use it to measure how much liquid is in a container. There are 1,000 milliliters in 1 liter. It is equal to the volume of 1 kilogram of water at 39°F. The abbreviation for liter is *L*. If you see the word spelled *litre* in a recipe, it is the same thing as a liter.

**Quarts Vs. Liters**

A quart and a liter are both units that measure volume. But a quart is a unit in the US system of measurement, and a liter is a unit in the metric system of measurement.

A quart and a liter are similar in size. You can visualize a quart of milk to think about the size of a quart. One quart equals about 0.946 liters or 946 milliliters. This means that there are about 1.057 quarts in a liter.

You can visualize a half full 2-liter bottle of soda to think about the size of a liter. Also, a standard bottle of water is half of a liter, which is equal to 16.9 fluid ounces.

**How Many Quarts in a Liter?**

There are about 1.057 quarts in a liter.

1 L = 1.057 qt

**Converting Between Quarts and Liters**

The conversion factor between quarts and liters is 1.057 quarts per liter. You can convert from quarts to liters or liters to quarts by multiplying or dividing by 1.057.

## Liters(L) to Quarts(qt)

### Liters(L) to Quarts(qt) converter (L to qt)

Type a value in the Liters field to convert the value to Quarts:

Quarts(qt):

To convert liters to quarts, you multiply the number of liters by 1.057.

Number of quarts = Number of liters × 1.057

For example, if you want to know how many quarts are in 8 liters, you multiply 1.057 by 8.

Number of quarts = Number of liters × 1.057

Number of quarts = 8 × 1.057

Number of quarts = 8.456

So, there are about 8.456 quarts in 8 liters.

## Quarts(qt) to Liters(L)

### Quarts(qt) to Liters(L) converter (qt to L)

Type a value in the Quarts field to convert the value to Liters:

Liters(L):

To convert quarts to liters, you divide the number of quarts by 1.057.

Number of liters = Number of quarts ÷ 1.057

For example, if you want to know how many liters are in 7 quarts, you divide 7 by 1.057.

Number of liters = Number of quarts ÷ 1.057

Number of liters = 7 ÷ 1.057

Number of liters = 6.623

So, there are about 6.623 liters in 7 quarts.

**Conversion Table for Quarts and Liters**

Liters (L) | Quarts (qt) |

¼ L | 0.264 qt |

½ L | 0.529 qt |

¾ L | 0.793 qt |

1 L | 1.057 qt |

2 L | 2.114 qt |

5 L | 5.285 qt |

10 L | 10.57 qt |

There are 1.057 quarts in a liter. Understanding how many quarts in a liter is important when cooking and following recipe measurements. Knowing the conversion from quarts to liters or vice versa can help ensure that you are using the correct amount of each ingredient for your recipes.