Lottery Comparison

If you are an Indian citizen considering playing an international lottery such as Powerball or EuroMillions, the Comparison Table on this page may help you decide which game to play. This table compares the jackpots available on Indian lotteries, such as the Thursday Super Lotto and Saturday Super Lotto, with those which can be won on various international lotteries.

Further information on each game can be found by visiting the Lotteries tab and selecting the lottery game of your choice.

Table of Comparison

(Thursday Super Lotto, Saturday Super Lotto, EuroMillions, Mega Millions, Powerball, UK Lotto)

  Thursday Super Lotto (Playwin) Saturday Super Lotto (Playwin) EuroMillions Mega Millions Powerball UK Lotto
Current Jackpot ₹22,500,000 ₹21,800,000 £53,000,000
₹4.6 billion
$106,000,000
₹6.9 billion
$134,000,000
₹8.7 billion
£1,900,000
₹163.8 million
Biggest Ever Jackpot ₹172.9 million ₹33.6 Million (2017) €190 million
₹14.6 billion
$656 million
₹42.7 billion
$1.58 billion
₹103.3 billion
£42,008,610
₹2.7 billion
Minimum Jackpot ₹20 million ₹20 million €17 million
₹1.3 billion
$40 million
₹976.5 million
$40 million
₹2.6 billion
Approximately £2 million
₹172.4 million
Can I play from India? YES YES YES YES YES YES
Time to Claim a prize 90 days  90 days  Winnings will be automatically paid into your lottery account Winnings will be automatically paid into your lottery account Winnings will be automatically paid into your lottery account Smaller wins will be automatically paid into your Lottery Ticket Concierge account. For bigger prizes, you have 180 days to claim.
Age Limit 18 and Over 18 and Over 18 and Over (16 and Over in UK) 18 and Over 18 and Over 16 years old in the UK, 18 or older through Lottery Concierge service
Overall odds of Winning a prize 1 in 54 1 in 54 1 in 13 1 in 24 1 in 24.87 1 in 9.3
Odds of winning the Jackpot 1 in 13,983,816 1 in 13,983,816 1 in 139,838,160  1 in 302,575,350 1 in 292,201,338 1 in 45,057,474 
Does the jackpot rollover YES YES YES YES YES YES
Are winnings Taxable For winnings of over ₹10,000 For winnings of over ₹10,000 Players from India are advised to check their tax liability with a tax specialist in the case of a big win.
Draw Per Week Once Once Twice Twice Twice Twice
Play - - Play
EuroMillions
Play Mega Millions Play
Powerball
Play
UK Lotto