EuroMillions FAQs




Below are responses to the most typical EuroMillions queries. Choose a category to view all the pertinent questions because these FAQs deal with a variety of subjects. If your question hasn't been addressed, you can Contact Us for support, and we'll get back to you as soon as we can.


What is EuroMillions?

EuroMillions is a transnational lottery game played across multiple European countries. It offers large jackpots and multiple prize tiers.



How do I play EuroMillions?

To play EuroMillions, you select five main numbers from 1 to 50 and two Lucky Star numbers from 1 to 12. Match the numbers drawn to win prizes.



Which countries participate in EuroMillions?

EuroMillions is currently played in the following countries: Austria, Belgium, France, Ireland, Luxembourg, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.



What are the EuroMillions draw days and times?

EuroMillions draws take place on Tuesday and Friday evenings at approximately 20:45 CET (Central European Time).



How are the EuroMillions jackpots determined?

The EuroMillions jackpot starts at a guaranteed minimum amount. If it is not won, it rolls over to the next draw and continues to grow until it reaches a maximum jackpot cap. Any excess funds beyond the cap are added to the next prize tier.



What are the odds of winning a EuroMillions prize?

The odds of winning vary depending on the prize tier. The odds of winning the jackpot, for example, are typically around 1 in 139 million. Refer to the official EuroMillions website or your online platform for the specific odds.



How are EuroMillions prizes paid out?

EuroMillions prizes are paid out as a lump sum, except for special promotions or specific jurisdictions where annuity options are available. The prizes are generally tax-free, but there may be exceptions depending on the country of residence.



How long do I have to claim a EuroMillions prize?

The claim periods for EuroMillions prizes vary by country and platform. Typically, you have several months to claim your prize. Check the official rules and regulations or contact the lottery operator for the specific claim period.



Can I play EuroMillions online?

Yes, many EuroMillions platforms and official lottery websites offer online ticket purchasing options. You can play online and also receive notifications of your winnings.



What happens if I win a EuroMillions prize?

If you win a EuroMillions prize, you will be notified by the platform or lottery operator. Follow the claiming procedures outlined by the platform, provide the necessary information, and collect your prize according to the platform's guidelines.