UK Lotto Help and FAQs

Betting on the UK Lotto is much the same as participating in the lottery itself, however rather than buying a physical ticket, you are betting on the outcome of the draw. Below is a list of FAQs related to the draw - if you have any further questions don’t hesitate to contact us.

How to bet on the UK Lotto

Placing a bet on the UK Lotto is easy, just select 6 lucky numbers from 1- 59.

Where and when do the UK Lotto draws take place?

The UK Lotto draws take place on Wednesdays and Saturdays in the UK at 20:00 GMT. See the latest results here.

How do I win?

There are 6 prize tiers, with awards paid for matching anything from 2 of the 6 numbers or more. The value of the bottom two prizes is fixed but the top four prizes including the jackpot are subject to change dependent on ticket sales. If there are multiple winners for any given prize tier the amount is split between the players. The jackpot starts at £2.5 million (approx. €2.8 million) and if unclaimed, it continues to roll over until it reaches the £22 million (approx. €25 million) cap.
Match Odds of Winning Prize*
6 1:45,057,474 Jackpot
5 + Bonus Ball 1:7,509,579 £50,000 (estimated)
5 1:144,415 £1,000 (estimated)
4 1:2,180 £100 (estimated)
3 1:97 £25
2 1:10.3 Free UK Lotto Lucky Dip
* The amounts shown above have been taken from the official UK Lotto prize breakdown. Jackpot.com prize amounts are calculated in accordance with our Terms and Conditions.

What happens if I win?

We will notify you via email and the prize money will be transferred to your account as soon as possible.

Can I subscribe to the UK Lotto?

Of course! Once you’ve selected your lucky numbers, click the ‘Subscribe’ option and we’ll enter your bet automatically. Never miss a UK Lotto draw!
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