Mega Millions Game Rules

Mega Millions

Become a Mega Millions expert!

Created in 1996, Mega Millions is an American lottery with a name full of promises! Since 2018, it could also be called Mega Billion because of the $1.6 billion won by a lucky player. A worldwide record! Another interesting fact about Mega Millions: the winner can receive his prize gradually for 30 years.

Why is Mega Millions so popular?

Together with Powerball, Mega Millions’ jackpots have no equivalent in the world and it has now the record of the biggest amount of money distributed to a single player. Are you outside the US? Play Mega Millions with Sirlotto.com

Mega Millions in figures

$1.6bn (≈ £1.15bn): The largest jackpot ever won in the world

30: Number of annual payments in case of jackpot winning.

About Mega Millions

How to play Mega Millions?

Where to buy Mega Millions Lottery tickets at!

Buy your tickets at Sirlotto.com

Pick five numbers from 1 to 70 (white balls) + one extra number from 1 to 25 (the gold Mega Ball)

If your six numbers (5 + 1) are drawn, you win the jackpot!

Undecided about your numbers? Increase the suspense with our “Secret Numbers” option, which will randomly select your numbers and hide them until your ticket is validated!

Available from five tickets, the Quick Pick tool will also help you choose your numbers, which can be modified at your convenience.

When to play Mega Millions?

Whenever you want to! With our bundle and multi-draw offers, you don’t need to follow every result. Your tickets are validated in advance for the next few draws and our team will let you know whenever you win!

When is Mega Millions drawing?

There are two draws organized per week, on Tuesday and Friday at 11 pm ET time (4 am Day+1 UK time). All Mega Millions’ results are then displayed at Sirlotto.com

Odds and Payout

How much does a Mega Millions lottery ticket cost?

At Sirlotto.com you play Mega Millions at the fairest price of £4.99.

What about my wins?

Mega Millions’ latest results are displayed at Sirlotto.com once the draw is over. If your numbers are matching, you’ll be informed by e-mail. If you win the jackpot, our team dedicated to big winners will contact you in person to organize the next step.

How much can I win with Mega Millions?

The minimum Mega Millions’ jackpot guaranteed is $40,000,000 (≈ £29m) (no minimum since April 2020). If the jackpot isn’t won, $5m (≈ £3.6m) are added to the next draw and so forth until there is a winner.

You need your five numbers + your “Mega ball” number matching the drawn numbers to win the jackpot.

Here is the list of theoretical odds and prizes:

Jackpot category - Match 5 white balls + Mega Ball

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Match 5 white balls

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Match 4 white balls + Mega Ball

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Match 4 numbers

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Match 3 white balls + Mega Ball

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Match 3 white balls

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Match 2 white balls + Mega Ball

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Match 1 white ball + Mega Ball

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Match Mega Ball

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