Women Shoe Size Chart: US to UK, and EU Conversion Guide

Whether you are at home, jogging in the park, or traveling somewhere in hilly areas, ensure you have comfortable and properly fitted shoes. The right shoes will not only give you extra energy and confidence but also help prevent injuries. In this guide, we’ll help you find the right women shoe size using our size calculator, conversion charts, and proper measurement techniques.

In This Guide:
1
: Women US Shoe Size Chart
2: International Comparison
3: 10 Shoes Every girl or Women Need (Video)
4: Women Shoe Width Chart
5: How to Measure Shoe Size
6: FAQ’s

Women Shoe Size and Conversion Guide

Firstly, measure your foot at home using simple tools like a pencil, paper, and a ruler. If you already did this, just see the below chart to find out your shoe size–it can help you convert cm or inches, or your Euro or UK size to your US size for in-store or online shopping.

Women’s U.S. Shoe Size Chart

U.S.inchescm
48.220.8
4.58.321.3
58.521.6
5.58.822.2
68.7522.5
6.5923
79.2523.5
7.59.37523.8
89.524
8.59.7524.6
99.87525
9.51025.4
1010.225.9
10.510.3526.2
1110.526.7
11.510.727.1
1210.927.6
>> Here’s a comprehensive International Shoe Size Conversion Guide for Both Women & Men

You can also find
Men shoe size charts
Girls shoe size charts

Women Shoe Size Conversion Chart

Use the conversion chart below to convert the length of your feet to a U.S. shoe size.

Conversion Chart: Women’s EU and UK to US Shoe Sizes

InchesCentimetersU.S. & CanadaEuropeUK
8-3/1620.84352
8-3/821.34.5352.5
8-1/221.6535–363
8-3/422.25.5363.5
8-7/822.5636–374
9-1/16236.5374.5
9-1/423.5737–385
9-3/823.87.5385.5
9-1/224.1838–396
9-11/1624.68.5396.5
9-7/825.1939-407
1025.49.5407.5
10-3/1625.91040–418
10-5/1626.210.5418.5
10-1/226.71141–429
10-11/1627.111.5429.5
10-7/827.61242–4310

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Women’s U.S. Sizes/Widths in Inches

In women’s, the shoe width is crucial. Usually, women have narrower feet than men. So don’t forget the width. Check the chart below to determine your foot width. For more details, you can read women’s shoe width guide to learn how to measure your shoe width easily and quickly at home.

U.S. Shoe SizeNarrow (AA)Average (B or M)Wide (D)Extra-Wide (EE)
52-13/16″3-3/16″3-9/16″3-15/16″
5.52-14/16″3-1/4″3-10/16″4″
62-15/16″3-5/16″3-11/16″4-1/16″
6.53″3-3/16″3-3/4″4-2/16″
73-1/16″3-7/16″3-13/16″4-3/16″
7.53-2/16″3-1/2″3-14/16″4-1/4″
83-3/16″3-9/16″3-15/16″4-5/16″
8.53-1/4″3-10/16″4″4-3/16″
93-5/16″3-11/16″4-1/16″4-7/16″
9.53-3/16″3-3/4″4-2/16″4.5
103-7/16″3-13/16″4-3/16″4-9/16″
10.53-1/2″3-14/16″4-1/4″4-10/16″
113-9/16″3-15/16″4-5/16″4-11/16″
11.53-10/16″4″4-3/16″4-3/4″
123-11/16″4-1/16″4-7/16″4-13/16″
12.53-3/4″4-2/16″4.54-14/16″
133-13/16″4-3/16″4-9/16″4-15/16″
13.53-14/16″4-1/4″4-10/16″5″
143-15/16″4-5/16″4-11/16″5-1/16″

Why is it important to wear the right size shoes?

Many women walk miles each day and add up to more than you know each little trip. Regardless of whether you’re moving from and to the workplace, or from the kid’s nursery, to the coffee spot, to the car back to the house, you need comfortable shoes. How far your feet go can shock you. Therefore, it’s necessary to buy a pair of shoes that suit right on your feet.

Basic women’s shoe shopping principles

  1. Get your feet measured later in the day and shop for shoes. At the end of the day, most people experience inflammation in the foot. You will most definitely stop the shoes that are too narrow if you wait for the shoe shop later in the day.
  2. Stand when measuring. Make sure to get up while your feet are weighed. Your feet reach out further as you rise. It is easier to let someone else calculate, as you have to stand up and look straight with your foot-oriented weight. The size and shape of your feet will influence the way you stand.
  3. Measure the length of the ark. The length of the arch is an essential feature of the foot. The length of the arch is determined from the heel to the football (where the wide toe bends). The curve in your wide toe will suit where the heel curves. Go up to the knees with both socks on. The shoe will not sit well with the arch length if you see the foot bent before and after the wide bow joint.
  4. Try not to overthink about the size of the feet. The shoe measurements between shoe companies are different due to the length of the foot. The style 8 New Balance would not be the same size as an 8 Adidas company, and a 9 Manolo Blahnik company will not produce the same style as 9 Jim. Every brand has various sizes for shoes.
  5. Consider your larger foot for a shoe. Typically, one foot is much larger than the other foot. Purchase the bigger foot shoe version. There are different pads and patches in the shoe if it’s too big, so you can’t fit too little room for a pair.

What can happen when you wear the wrong size shoe?

A couple of shoes that do not fit your foot will contribute to serious foot issues such as uncomfortable pain and pressure on the feet, hips, and legs. The wrong shoe size can also cause injuries, discomfort or more severe health risks that may arise later in life.

How can you measure the size of your foot?

Measuring foot at home

It’s easy to measure your feet at home, whether you want shoes online or shoes from the nearest store.

Measure Adult Feet At Home

You require no expensive instruments to measure your feet, just a sheet of paper and a marker, scale, and an extra pair of hands. You can have all of those at home! Find a place that is smooth, rough.

Place a piece of paper squarely against the wall with the bottom and flat against the wall with the foot on it. Get someone on the page to mark the foot’s longest point. When you can turn too far further, you can do something yourself. Repeat on both feet as they can vary slightly. Measure each foot’s heel to toe length.

What should you know before measuring your feet?
Take measurements at the end of the day as feet swell a little after one day’s stroll. Measure your feet wearing socks to ensure your shoes aren’t too snug.

Women Shoe Size FAQ’s

what is women’s shoe size 7 in men’s

The size of a 7 woman is almost equal to 5 in men’s (youth/kids) size. Women sizes are usually a 2 digit higher than men’s in the U.S. sizing system. You can visit Women to Men size conversion chart here.

Are US and UK shoe sizes the same?

No. Although the two shoes are distinct, they are shockingly similar. It ensures that the scale of the UK foot is quite close to American foot measurements; the disparity in size is only around 0.5 for men and 2 for women. Female shoe size in the U.S. is 9, which is equal to a United Kingdom size 7. On the other hand, a US men’s shoe size 10.5 can be 10 in the UK.

What should you know before measuring your feet?

Take measurements at the end of the day as feet swell a little after one day’s stroll. Measure your feet wearing socks to ensure your shoes aren’t too snug.

What size does women’s shoes start at?

A woman’s size normally starts at 7. The size 7 in women’s shoes is equivalent to a youth (“kids”) size 5 shoes.

Bottom Line

Choosing the right size shoes isn’t just about your feet’s protection; it’s vital for your comfort—nothing worse than a pair of shoes that pinch and makes you move weirdly.  

In our guide, we did our utmost to make sure you will make an educated choice as to the size of the pair you like, but also test a couple of sneakers on the nearest branch, just to be sure about the size.

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