US Mega Millions Lottery
The US Mega Millions lottery is the second most lucrative lottery after the US Powerball and the first to have passed the half billion dollar jackpot twice. The US Mega Millions is also a rollover jackpot which means if no one wins the jackpot it will rollover into the next draw.
How to play the US Mega Millions Lottery online
US Mega Millions winning numbers are drawn on Tuesdays and Fridays at 23:00 EST*. Buy US Mega Millions tickets online by selecting five main numbers (from 1-70) and a Mega Ball (from 25) for each line. Choose your US Mega Millions number manually, with quick pick, or from your saved numbers to buy your official US Mega Millions lottery ticket. Match 5+1 to become an American lottery multi-millionaire and win a guaranteed $1,000,000 second place prize for matching all five main numbers!
*Wednesdays and Saturdays 14:00 AEDT
Can I Buy Mega Millions Tickets Online Outside the US?
Yes! US Mega Millions lottery tickets are offered for sale in 44 US states plus the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands. When you play US Mega Millions online with via a trusted operator such as theLotter from anywhere in the world, an official lottery ticket is bought locally on your behalf. A scan of your US Mega Millions ticket will be available as part of theLotter’s See Your Ticket Service in time for the Tuesday or Friday night draw.
How to win the US Mega Millions Jackpot
When you play US Mega Millions online and match all five main numbers plus the Mega Ball, and you will be entitled to your share of a multi-million dollar jackpot. US Mega Millions’ starting jackpot is $40,000,000. Mega Millions awarded a $656 million jackpot in March 2012, a world record the lottery held for 4 years. One third of this huge prize was won by the ‘Three Amigos’, three members of what is possibly the most famous winning lottery syndicate.
The US Mega Millions world record stood until January 2016, when Powerball took over the crown as the lottery champion of the world with a $1.586 billion jackpot. Changes to the US Mega Millions game format have made it more difficult to win the Mega Millions jackpot. In a draw held in October 2018, US Mega Millions came very close to setting a new world record when it awarded a $1.537 billion jackpot. One day soon, Mega Millions could award a new record-breaking jackpot and regain its title as the biggest lottery in the world.