EuroMillions is a transnational lottery that appeared on the 7th of February 2004, and it was organized by the French lottery Française des Jeux, the Spanish lottery Loterías y Apuestas del Estado, and by the British lottery Camelot Group.
The first draw took place on a Friday, February 13th, 2004 in Paris. The participating countries were the United Kingdom, France and Spain from the outset, and since the draw on the 8th of October 2004, they have been joined by Austria, Belgium, Ireland, Luxembourg, Portugal and Switzerland.
EuroMillions is played in nine countries, but if you do not live in any of them, you can still bet on EuroMillions, but only online. You can participate in EuroMillions as an international player if you choose your online numbers at top licensed bookmakers and online casinos.
Placing Bets on EuroMillions 5/50
To play EuroMillions 5/50 you will have to choose five main numbers between 1 and 50, and then 2 lucky stars out of 12 available.
The draws take place at 20:45 every Tuesday and Friday in Paris, and the results are published shortly after the draw, in about 15 minutes. Check to see how your country compares to the hour in France and adjust accordingly.
On May 10th 2011, the structure of the game changed a bit, adding a second weekly draw, and the lucky stars increased from 9 to 11. Also, a prize was added for guessing 2 main numbers without lucky stars.
The chances of winning a prize are 1 to 13 and to hit both lucky stars from 1 to 95. No prize is offered for guessing only the stars.
Odds are generally around these values for a number up to 5:
- 1 – 9.30
- 2 – 117
- 3 – 1900
- 4 – 24000
- 5 – 550000
Where Can I Bet on EuroMillions 5 din 50?
To play online EuroMillions 5 out of 50 you will first need to choose your numbers. Choose five numbers and two lucky numbers or use the quick pick if you want a set of random numbers.
You may participate with more than one set of numbers, but you will pay extra for each additional line you play.
You can participate in a single draw, in several in advance or you can subscribe permanently, so you must select the desired draws.
You can play EuroMillions at several licensed online casinos and bookmakers. Keep in mind that since 2018, UK players can’t bet on EuroMillions online anymore because of regulations.
EuroMillions Numbers – Most Draw EuroMillions Lotto Numbers
The numbers drawn most often, historically speaking, at EuroMillions are 23, 50, 44, 19, 42, 15, 37, 4, 38 and 27, so theoretically on these numbers you will have the most luck. Of course, things can vary considering that the lottery is a game of chance and you can’t 100% anticipate what might happen.
EuroMillions Numbers – Cold Numbers
The numbers that historically come out the least in the EuroMillions lottery are 33, 46, 22, 47, 18, 41, 2, 48, 36 and 40, but this does not mean that it cannot happen when you bet.
EuroMillions Draw & EuroMillions Results
There are two draws, you can get Euromillions Tuesday results and Euromillions Friday results. So, the draws take place every Tuesday and Friday at 20:45 CET in Paris. A standard EuroMillions ticket costs around € 2.50 per variant played, depending on the local currency.
All prizes, including the grand prize, are tax-free in most countries and are paid in a single instalment, unlike other lotteries.
You can find the results on the licensed sites you bet on or you can see directly in your player account whether or not you’ve won because the winnings will be credited automatically.