Latest Loto Winning Numbers Table
|21 May 2022||01 07 12 21 41 04||2,000,000€|
|18 May 2022||14 22 23 36 45 07||16,000,000€|
|16 May 2022||04 14 21 32 33 01||15,000,000€|
|14 May 2022||04 24 29 32 44 04||14,000,000€|
|11 May 2022||02 07 23 45 46 10||4,000,000€|
|09 May 2022||06 07 09 15 33 02||3,000,000€|
|07 May 2022||07 15 23 37 38 03||2,000,000€|
|04 May 2022||12 17 30 37 41 02||2,000,000€|
|02 May 2022||08 13 20 46 47 07||8,000,000€|
|30 Apr 2022||05 06 21 27 47 09||7,000,000€|
If you are interested in trying out your luck in one of the most famous European lotteries, the French lottery called France Loto might be a perfect option for you to start with. First of all, the rules are as straightforward as its name, and secondly its lucrative jackpots are worth the temptation. Besides, this French lotto has one of the best odds of winning among European lotteries, as the chance to win one of the prizes is 1 out of 16.
Here, you will find the essential information you need to know to participate in the next draw of France Loto and perhaps become one of the winners. You’ll find out where to look for the latest lottery results, how many games it includes alongside its drawing schedule.
About the France Loto
France Loto is the official national lottery of France and one of the longest-running lotteries in the world it was founded in 1976. France Loto belongs to the Française des Jeux Groupe a company owned and operated by the French government.
The France Lottery uses a system of two lottery drums, with tickets costing €2.20. The first drum randomly selects five white balls from the range from 1 to 49, and the second one picks a random ball out of 10 possible, called the Chance Number.
Your ticket also automatically takes part in the Raffle game in addition to the main draw. During each session, ten €20,000-worth prizes are given to random winners.
Players can also take part in the “2nd Edition” of the lottery for an additional 80 euro cents. It is a separate draw, in which five winning numbers are determined in the range from 1 to 49 there is no Chance Number in the second draw. Players use the same tickets and numbers in this draw as in the main game and can win prizes by guessing from two to five winning numbers. The jackpot of €100,000 is a fixed sum the award does not roll over if it’s not won.
How to Play the France Loto
France Loto is a two-drum lottery that uses the 5/49 + 1/10 concept. That means that in order to play in this French lottery, you need to choose five numbers between 1 and 49 and one more number between 1 and 10. Once you’re ready, you only need to wait for the numbers to be drawn.
France Loto Drawing Schedule
France lottery draws are held three times a week every Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday and you can watch them live on the national channel France 2 at about 20:35 local time. The latest France Loto results winning numbers and details are published on the French lotto results page immediately after the end of the game. You can also use online lottery services’ mobile apps to check the latest France Loto draw.
France Loto Payouts and Odds of Winning
Odds of Winning
In addition to the top prize of the lottery a minimum guaranteed jackpot of €2 million there are several additional prize divisions. The winnings will go to players who guess a combination of at least one or a maximum of five winning numbers. Your chances to win the jackpot stand at 1:19,068,840. However, these odds are still better than in many other European lotteries.
Here are the odds of winning the France Loto:
- Jackpot: 5 winning numbers and the Chance Number. Odds: 1 in 19,068,840.
- 2nd prize tier: 5 winning numbers. Odds: 1 in 2,118,760.
- 3rd prize tier: 4 winning numbers and the Chance Number. Odds: 1 in 88,677.
- 4th prize tier: 4 winning numbers. Odds: 1 in 9,631.
- 5th prize tier: 3 winning numbers and the Chance Number. Odds: 1 in 2,016.
- 6th prize tier: 3 winning numbers. Odds: 1 in 224.
- 7th prize tier: 2 winning numbers and the Chance Number. Odds: 1 in 144.
- 8th prize tier: 2 winning numbers. Odds: 1 in 16.
- 9th prize tier: the Chance Number. Odds: 1 in 18.
- Raffle Prize. Odds are based on the number of purchased tickets.
The jackpots of the French lottery start from €2 million. If no players match five numbers plus the Chance Number, the jackpot is rolled over to the next draw and increases by 1 million euros. Although there is no jackpot cap, there is a rollover cap. That means the top prize can be rolled over for a maximum of 34 draws, making the maximum possible jackpot potentially worthing €36 million.
If no one wins the top prize after the 34th lotto draw, the money is rolled down and shared between players in the next winning prize tier. However, the France Loto jackpot has never grown that big yet.
Lottery winnings are tax-free in France and are being paid in one-time payments only. However, if you are playing from abroad, you should check the local government tax laws to determine if further local taxation will be applied to the sum you won.
France Loto FAQ:
When Is the France Loto Drawing?
The drawing days of France Loto are Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday. You can watch it live on French national television at 20:35 local time, or check the numbers drawn later on the lottery’s website.
Can I Buy the France Loto Ticket Online?
Tickets for the French lottery can be purchased online on the France Loto’s website or from authorized lottery vendors at a price of €2.20.
In order to finalize the purchase of lottery tickets online, you will need to sign up for a registered account on the website of France Loto or with the vendor you choose. Then, you need to decide how many tickets you want to buy and pick your lucky numbers. Once you’re ready, all you need is to wait for the next draw.
What to Do if I Win the France Loto How to Claim the Prize?
Whether you have acquired your ticket online or in-person from an authorized store affects the deadline for claiming France Loto winnings. You will have 60 days to claim the win if you have purchased a physical ticket. If you’ve been playing online, rewards will be paid to your player account or bank account following security checks.
How Many Numbers Do You Need to Win France Loto?
To win the French lotto jackpot, players will need to guess five numbers out of 49 possible, plus an additional bonus number selected from the range from 1 to 10. So, it takes six numbers to become a French lottery winner!
Has Anyone Ever Won the France Loto?
While the most significant possible jackpot is €36 million, nobody has won this sum up to this moment. However, there are several jackpots won awarded by the France Loto. The biggest ever lotto winnings by single players are:
- €24 million on June 6, 2011.
- €23 million on May 19, 2014.
- €23 million on July 13, 2013.