Mega Millions

Mega Millions is a multi-state jackpot game. Jackpots start at $15,000,000 and keep growing until someone wins.

IT’S EASY TO PLAY!

Mega Millions tickets cost $1 per play.

Pick five numbers between 1 and 75 and one Mega Ball number between 1 and 15.

Quick Pick your numbers by letting the computer select or play your own lucky numbers using a playslip available wherever Lottery is sold.

HOW TO WIN

Mega Millions has nine winning ball combinations. The more numbers that match the numbers drawn, the more you win.

 

MATCH PRIZE ODDS
white ballwhite ballwhite ballwhite ballwhite ballyellow ball JACKPOT* 1 in 259 million
white ballwhite ballwhite ballwhite ballwhite ball $1,000,000 1 in 18.5 million
white ballwhite ballwhite ballwhite ballyellow ball $5,000 1 in 740 thousand
white ballwhite ballwhite ballwhite ball $500 1 in 52.8 thousand
white ballwhite ballwhite ballyellow ball $50 1 in 10.7 thousand
white ballwhite ballwhite ball $5 1 in 766
white ballwhite ballyellow ball $5 1 in 473
white ballyellow ball $2 1 in 56.5
yellow ball $1 1 in 21.4

Overall odds of winning a Mega Millions prize are 1 in 14.7.

* If other players also match all six numbers, you'll share the prize with them in equal amounts. Certain low-tier prizes may be paid on a pari-mutuel basis and could be lower than these published prize levels. Refer to the official game rules for a more detailed explanation.


MEGAPLIER MULTIPLIES MEGA MILLIONS WINNINGS!

Multiply your winnings with Megaplier. For an extra $1 per play, you can multiply your non-jackpot winnings* 2, 3, 4 or 5 times based on the Megaplier chosen randomly at draw time.

 

MATCH
5x 4x 3x 2x
  (Odds 1 in 2.5) (Odds 1 in 5) (Odds 1 in 3.75) (Odds 1 in 7.5)
white ballwhite ballwhite ballwhite ballwhite ballyellow ball Excluded Excluded Excluded Excluded
white ballwhite ballwhite ballwhite ballwhite ball $5,000,000 $4,000,000 $3,000,000 $2,000,000
white ballwhite ballwhite ballwhite ballyellow ball $25,000 $20,000 $15,000 $10,000
white ballwhite ballwhite ballwhite ball $2,500 $2,000 $1,500 $1,000
white ballwhite ballwhite ballyellow ball $250 $200 $150 $100
white ballwhite ballwhite ball $25 $20 $15 $10
white ballwhite ballyellow ball $25 $20 $15 $10
white ballyellow ball $10 $8 $6 $4
yellow ball $5 $4 $3 $2

Overall odds of winning a Mega Millions prize are 1 in 14.7.

*Megaplier does not apply to the jackpot.

ONCE A TICKET HAS BEEN PURCHASED, IT CANNOT BE CANCELLED. ALL SALES ARE FINAL. Players have 180 days from the date of the Mega Millions drawing to claim prizes. Once a Jackpot is claimed, winners have 60 days to choose 30 annual payments or a Mega Millions Cash Option payment in one lump sum.

Washington Mega Millions drawings are held at 8 p.m. Pacific Time every Tuesday and Friday. Ticket sales are cut-off every Tuesday and Friday night at 7:45 p.m. and resume at 8:01 p.m. For more information about Mega Millions, see the official Mega Millions website at www.megamillions.com.

For more detailed how-to-play information, contact the Lottery at 1-800-HOW-2-PLAY (1-800-469-2752) (within Washington state), Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time (except state holidays). TDD/TTY: (360) 586-0933.

You must be 18 years of age or older to purchase Washington's Lottery tickets.