How to Play

Find out all you need to know about how to play Lotto China on this page. Learn how to choose your numbers, how to check the results, and what you need to do to win.

It costs €0.50 (¥3.97) for a single entry and you can purchase as many entries as you like. The game is exclusively available online via your computer, tablet or smartphone, so it is always easy to play at a time that suits you. Follow the steps below to take part.

Selecting your Numbers
Choose Your Numbers

Go to the Play Lotto China page. Choose five numbers between 1 and 50 and one Fú Ball between 1 and 5. You can pick up to four sets of numbers in one go. Alternatively, you can select the ‘Quick Pick’ option next to each form to generate a random entry. Once you’ve picked your numbers, hit the button that says ‘Choose These Numbers.’

Choosing the number of draws
Select How Many Draws to Enter

On the next page choose whether you want to enter one draw or subscribe to future draws. You can subscribe to one month or three months’ worth of draws at a time – the subscription will automatically renew at the end of this period so you never miss a draw. Draws take place at 16:30 CET every Tuesday and Friday.

Pay for your Entries
Pay for Your Entries

Select ‘Add to Cart’ and check that all the information looks correct. When you are ready to complete the purchase of your numbers, hit the ‘Pay’ button. You will need to register for an online account if you are a new user. Existing players just need to log in to complete the checkout process.

Check your numbers
Wait for the Results

You will receive confirmation of your order when you play, then you can just sit back and wait for the results. You will be notified if you win, but you can also take a look at the results straight after every draw. Alternatively, use the ticket checker to see how many numbers you’ve matched.


The first online lottery for Chinese players Worldwide
Next Jackpot
€3.97 Million*

Sorry, Lotto China is not available
to play from your country.

* Equivalent to €500,000

How to Win Lotto China

To win the jackpot, the six numbers you select – plus the Fú Ball – must all match up with the winning numbers. The top prize is worth a minimum of €500,000 (¥3.97 Million) in every draw. You can also win prizes for matching just the Fú Ball or two main numbers. The overall odds of winning a prize are 1 in 3 and the odds of winning the jackpot are 1 in 79,453,500. Go to the Lotto China Prizes page to find out what you can win.

You can also take a look at the FAQ page to learn more about how the game works, including the cut-off time for playing and the accepted payment methods.