The Greek Lotto (also known as Greece Powerball) is the lottery game that is most played by the Greek people in Greece and sells the most tickets. The minimum jackpot prize of this lotto game is 300,000 Euros. 2nd prize is worth 50,000 Euros and smaller prizes of 1,500 Euros, 30 Euros and 1.5 Euros also exist. The chance of winning the smallest prize is 1 in 61 tickets and the chance of winning the jackpot is 1 in 14 million tickets.
Greece Lottery Rules
The Greece lotto is played in the popular 6/49 format. To win the jackpot you must match all of the 6 numbers. To win the 2nd tier prize of 50,000 Euros match 5 numbers plus 1 bonus number. match 5, 4 or 3 numbers to get smaller prizes of up to 1,500 Euros.
Greece Lottery Jackpot and Prizes
When the jackpot is not won it rolls over and has no ceiling. Some of the bigger jackpots that have been won in the Greece lotto in the past were worth up to 40 million euro. There is also a bonus ball that can be picked in the tickets and if you match 5 numbers plus the bonus number you get a 50 thousand euro prize.
Greek lotto has 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th tier prizes for players. Players in Greece can buy tickets locally and also people from anywhere in the world can purchase tickets online through an online lottery messenger website. 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th tier prizes are always the same while only the main 1st prize jackpot changed from draw to draw after a rollover.