The Official New York Lotto


US$ 4.8 million

Next Draw: Wed 29/05/2024

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New York Lotto

Just like New York City, New York Lotto is offers a big bite of the apple. Jackpots begin at US$3 million, which means they’re larger than the minimum jackpots of many national lotteries. Even better, they increase by US$500,000 every time they roll over—which they do frequently. New York Lotto is made for players who love big-money rollovers. The record jackpot for this game is $65 million.

It’s a big game with big money and it’s drawn twice a week. New York Lotto offers players 5 prize levels, including the jackpot. Millions are spent in New York on lottery tickets every week, which means you can benefit from the large cash prizes that result.

New York Lotto Key Facts

Draw Days

  •  Mon
  •  Tue
  •  Wed
  •  Thu
  •  Fri
  •  Sat
  •  Sun

Minimum Jackpot

US$3 Million

Record Jackpot

US$65 Million

Draw Format

Pick 6 numbers from 1 to 59. On game day, 7 numbers will be drawn: 6 main numbers and 1 “bonus” number. If you match the 6 main numbers, you’re a jackpot winner. The bonus number is used only in determining the second-tier win.


NEXT JACKPOT US$ 4.8 million

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New York Lotto FAQs

  •   What is New York Lotto?

    New York Lotto is one of the oldest of all the US state lotteries. It was created in 1967, and since its beginnings has raised US$35 billion for good causes. Its record jackpot of US$65 million was won by a single ticket in 2004 and was one of the biggest state lottery wins in American lottery history. The New York Lotto’s frequent rollovers and steadily building jackpots have made more than just popular among lottery fans—it’s the game that everyone wants to play.

  •   How does it work?

    You need to choose 6 numbers from 1 to 59. Each Wednesday and Saturday when the game is played, 6 main numbers will be drawn, plus a 7th number, called the bonus number. Matching the 6 main numbers will make a jackpot winner of you. The bonus number is used only in the second-tier win: match 5 numbers and the bonus numbers, and you’re a second-tier lottery winner. You can be eligible for other prizes by matching 5, 4, or 3 of the main numbers.

  •   What does it pay?

    Jackpots start rolling at US$3 million and can rise rapidly. The record jackpot is US$65 million.

  •   What happens after buying a Ticket?

    Once you’ve placed your order, we will email your confirmation. Your New York Lotto Ticket(s) will be purchased by our local office who will send your numbers directly to your email. The originals will be stored in a security deposit box by our auditors for your security.

  •   How much does it cost to play?

    The exact price of your New York Lotto ticket depends on how many lines you’d like to play and how many draws you want to play for. Remember, the price you pay includes all our service fees and taxes. We do not charge any deductions or commissions of any kind. You keep everything you win.

  •   When is the deadline for buying Tickets?

    The deadline for buying your tickets is usually around 5 hours before the draw itself. The amount of time you have left is clearly shown on the website. We recommend that you order in plenty of time if you don’t want to miss out.

  •   What are the odds?

    Your odds of winning the top prize in New York Lotto are 1-in- 45,057,474. You’re overall chance of winning a prize is about 1 in 46.

    Prize Hits Odds
    1st (jackpot) 6 1 in 45,057,474
    2nd 5 + 1 1 in 7,509,579
    3rd 5 1 in 141,690
    4th 4 1 in 2,180
    5th 3 1 in 96
  •   How do I know if I have won?

    After the draw the winning numbers and the prizes for each category will be announced by New York Lotto. As soon as we get this information, it will be communicated via email and, if you have won a major prize, we will contact you directly as soon as we can. All results can also be viewed on our website.

  •   What happens when I win?

    All prizes won that are below $600 will be claimed on your behalf and credited to your BuyLottoOnline account. Any prizes won above this level are handled on a case by case basis according to the rules of the individual lottery. Wherever possible BuyLottoOnline will claim the prize money on your behalf. If you prefer to handle your own claim or local rules prevent us from claiming the prize on your behalf, we will facilitate getting the winning ticket to you and our lottery winners support team will assist you in making the claim. We have had over 192,000 winners from 118 different countries throughout the world with players winning anything from $8 prizes up to $1 million jackpots.


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Why play New York Lotto?  

  •  The record jackpot is US$65 million
  •  Rollovers happen frequently and push the jackpot up by leaps and bounds
  •  Players can win a prize 5 different ways