# Convert amounts in shillings to pounds

One shilling was 12 old pence or 12d. In the UK's decimal system it is worth 5p.

## How do you convert shillings to pounds?

Multiply the amount in shillings by 0.05 to get an amount in pounds.

Eg 30 shillings = 0.05 x 30 = £1.50

Or use the calculator below:

Input a value in shillings to get a value in pounds.

Shillings (s)   s

Pounds and pence (decimal)

Or use the table below:

• 1 shilling is 5p
• 2 shillings are 10p
• 3 shillings are 15p
• 5 shillings are 25p
• 10 shillings are 50p
• 20 shillings are £1
• 30 shillings are £1.50
• 40 shillings are £2
• 50 shillings are £2.50
• 100 shillings are £5
• 1,000 shillings are £50
• 10,000 shillings are £500
• 100,000 shillings are £5,000
• One million shillings are £50,000

Convert online:

£sd to decimal

Decimal to £sd

For a more detailed explanation see How do I convert £sd to decimal?

By Steven Braggs, March 2021

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