How Big Is A Ping Pong Table?

Ping pong tables range from mini, mid-size, 3/4, and finally official regulation size, so the question as to how big is a ping pong table depends upon with size of the table you have in mind. In this guide, you will see the various table sizes available along with their dimensions.

Table tennis is a great sport to be involved in, it can be played indoors or outdoors either at a fast pace as you often see in competitive situations or at a slower pace if you are having a knockabout with family or friends.

Playing any sport involves using equipment, sure a table tennis bat, or paddle as it is usually called isn’t a very big piece of equipment, neither is a ping pong ball but when you come to a regulation size ping pong table, well, now we’re talking big.

Ping Pong Table Sizes

Let’s start off looking at a full-size ping pong table. Also known as regulation size tables, you can buy this size table for home use too but these are the ones that you see being used to play on in official competitions like the Olympics, or national and international tournaments.

There are also table tennis conversion tops available that convert air hockey tables, billiard tables, etc. into a ping pong table.

Regulation Size Ping Pong Table

As set out by the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) a regulation sized table tennis table shall be:

UnitLength x Width x Height
Meters2.74m x 1.525m x 0.76m
Feet9ft x 5ft x 2.5ft
Inches108″ x 60″ x 30″
Centimeters274cm x 152.5cm x 76cm

3/4 Size Ping Pong Table

3/4 size ping pong tables are a great choice for the younger players. These tables are a stepping stone from a mid-size ping pong table to a full-size, regulation ping pong table.

UnitLength x Width x Height
Meters2.06m x 1.15m x 0.76m
Feet6.9ft x 3.9ft x 2.5ft
Inches81″ x 45″ x 30″
Centimeters206cm x 115cm x 76cm

Mid Size Ping Pong Table

UnitLength x Width x Height
Meters1.8m x 0.91m x 0.76m
Feet5.10ft x 2.11ft x 2.5ft
Inches71″ x 36″ x 30″
Centimeters180cm x 91cm x 76cm

Mini Size Ping Pong Tables

These mini or small size ping pong tables are best suited to small children, there is no set size for these tables but they are a great way of introducing youngsters to the great sport of table tennis. These tables can vary greatly in size, style and cost depending upon the age of the child and the child’s playing abilities.



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