# What are the odds of getting 5 numbers on the EuroMillions?

## What are the odds of getting 5 numbers on the EuroMillions?

In order to win the cash prize, players need to match all five main numbers and both lucky star numbers. But punters only have a 1 in 139,838, 160 chance of bagging the top prize. Matching five numbers and one star has odds of 1 in 6,991,908.

Do you get anything for getting 2 numbers on the EuroMillions?

Do you get anything for two numbers in the EuroMillions? You might not win the grand prize for the EuroMillions jackpot, but plenty of other smaller prizes are up for grabs for getting just two numbers matched in the draw. A standard EuroMillions ticket costs just £2.50 and you can win back your fee with two numbers.

### Does the order of numbers matter in EuroMillions?

Do I have to match EuroMillions numbers in the exact order they appear in the draw? No, you must simply have the winning numbers on your EuroMillions ticket, no matter whether it was drawn first or last.

How many numbers do you need for EuroMillions Lucky Star?

So how do you play? Pick 5 numbers from 1-50 and 2 Lucky Stars from 1-12. Or try a Lucky Dip® for randomly selected numbers. Choose to play on a Tuesday or Friday – or both, then the number of weeks you’d like to play.

#### What are the odds of getting 5 numbers on the lottery?

Odds of getting other possibilities in choosing 6 from 49

Score Exact Probability Approximate 1/Probability
3 8,815/499,422 56.66
4 645/665,896 1,032.4
5 43/2,330,636 54,200.8
6 1/13,983,816 13,983,816

Are you more likely to win lottery with lucky dip?

Numbers that are chosen more often will appear on more lottery tickets – meaning a higher chance of sharing the top prize if you do win. By going with a Quick Pick or Lucky Dip option, you avoid this skew towards numbers that are in dates so could be less likely to have share your winnings.

## What are EuroMillions prizes?

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Number of matches Prize
1 Main Number Plus 2 Lucky Stars + £4.30
2 Main Numbers Plus 1 Lucky Star + £3.60
2 Main Numbers £2.50
UK Millionaire Maker Guaranteed Prize £1,000,000

What are the best numbers to choose on the EuroMillions?

For Euromillions, the most popular number is 50, followed by 44, 19, 4 and 30 and the most common extra numbers have been 8 and 3. Many players therefore use these same numbers, despite no set of number being mathematically more (or indeed less) likely than any other combination to come out of the machine.

### How many numbers do you need to win lotto UK?

Whenever there’s a Lotto Must Be Won draw and no one wins the jackpot by matching 6 main numbers, there’s a Rolldown. This means the jackpot is shared across other prize tiers where players match 2 or more main numbers, so thousands can expect to win a boosted cash prize.

How much do you win for 3 numbers on EuroMillions Hotpicks?

It’s the game with options, played your way – pick and match 3 numbers to win £1,500 or match 5 to pocket the £1M top prize.

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