About German Lotto

THE EUROPEAN LOTTERY WHICH GIVES AWAY MORE PRIZES IN A YEAR

The German Lotto is over 50 years old and awards up to € 2.8 one thousand millions in prizes each year!

The first prize of the German Lotto builds up after each drawing in case nobody claims the winning numbers. In the year 2006 it got to a record amount of € 37,600,000. Now you can buy online tickets for the German Lotto at Yourlotter.com.

The German Lotto runs all Wednesdays and Saturdays, and in order to win the first prize you must hit 6 numbers from 1 to 49 + 1 bonus number from 1 to 10. Prizes are divided into 8 categories, and just by hitting 3 numbers, you win.

Winning combinations are as follows: (First Prize) 6/6 + Bonus Number, (Second Prize) 6/6, (Third Prize) 5/6 + Bonus Number, (Fourth Prize) 5/6, (Fifth Prize) 4/6 + Bonus Number, (Sixth Prize) 4/6, (Seventh Prize) 3/6 + Bonus Number, (Eighth Prize) 3/6.

German Lotto tickets

Click here see a standard German Lotto ticket.

If you bet through Yourlotter.com you don’t need to worry about choosing numbers. The QuickPick option allows the computer to select them for you.

Draw dates

The German Lotto runs all Wednesdays at 6:45 PM and Saturdays at 7:50 PM.

Claiming prizes

We will notify you in case you become a German Lotto winner.

Small agencies are not allowed to pay prizes over €500. Yourlotter.com will cash out your ticket and, according to your wish, credit that amount into your account or send you the money. Usually winnings become available 2 or 3 days after the drawing.

Prizes over €500 require a visit to the lottery headquarters. There, a withdrawal form has to be filled in. We will ship you this form and help you get the tickets to the German Lotto lottery. In case you are awarded with the first prize you will have to travel to the lottery headquarters. It will be in our hands to make all the arrangements to place the winning ticket in your hands before you depart.

Payment options

Prize pools and main prizes are awarded in a single payment.

Taxes

German Lotto prizes do not pay taxes.

Eligibility

You must be at least 18 years old in order to be eligible to play in the German Lotto lottery. Non German citizens and/or residents can also play.