Play Mega Millions Online in Texas

How to play Texas Lottery Mega Millions online

How Do You Play Mega Millions Online in Texas?

To play the Mega Millions you must choose your 5 main numbers from a field of 70 and an additional Mega Ball number from a guess range of 1-25. You can either choose your favorite numbers manually, use our Quick Pick option and let the system automatically select numbers or use your saved numbers to buy your official Mega Millions lottery ticket. Even if you don’t hit the jackpot, matching all five numbers will win you a guaranteed $1,000,000 second-tier prize!

Want more? You can win up to $5 million in non-jackpot prize winnings by choosing the Megaplier feature which can multiply your winnings up to 5 times! Learn how to purchase official lottery tickets and learn how theLotter Texas works here.

With some of the largest jackpots in history under its belt and rolling jackpots starting at an estimated $20 million, it’s no wonder this enormous all-American lottery became a Texas favorite! And you can play Mega Millions on theLotter Texas!

Texas Lottery Mega Millions drawing time is 10:12 pm CST on Tuesdays and Fridays.

How to win Mega Millions online

How Do You Win Mega Millions Prizes?

To become a Texas Lottery Mega Millions jackpot winner, you would need to match your 5 main numbers and the additional Mega Ball number with those that came up in the draw. But don’t worry if not all your numbers don’t match up, you still have the chance to win unbelievable lottery prizes in the lottery’s 8 additional categories!

Can’t wait to see if you’ve won a Mega Millions prize? All you need to do is check your email! The minute you win any prize, theLotter Texas will send you an automated email confirmation to notify you of your win. Mega Millions prizes of up to $600 will be promptly paid into your personal account at theLotter Texas after they are received from the Texas Lottery Commission. You will need to collect Mega Millions prizes over $600 in person at Texas Lottery Commission offices. Mega Millions lottery winnings are subject to taxation at source.

Check the latest Mega Millions results to see if you are a winner!

How high can Mega Millions jackpots grow

How High Can A Mega Millions Jackpots Grow?

The sky’s the limit when it comes to Mega Million jackpots! This lottery has no cap, so it rolls until someone wins it. At one point, Mega Millions held the world record for the largest lottery jackpot ever! This incredible prize was awarded to three lucky winners who shared the $656 million jackpot prize in March 2012. The record was held for 4 years until Powerball awarded a $1.586 billion jackpot in January 2016.

In October 2017, Mega Millions made a decision to increase the minimum starting jackpot and the number of Mega Balls. The new guaranteed starting jackpot rose from $17 million to an incredible $40 million jackpot prize (this was lowered to $20 million in 2020). With the lower odds, the jackpot eventually rose to a mind-boggling $1.537 billion! While still slightly lower than Powerball’s record-breaking jackpot two years earlier, this jackpot is largest jackpot prize in history to a single ticket purchased in South Carolina on October 23rd, 2018.

In January 2021, Mega Millions again awarded a $1 billion jackpot. There was one winning ticket and it was purchased in Michigan. The ticket belonged to a "lotto club" of four very lucky players - they jointly claimed the biggest lottery prize ever won in the state, and the 3rd largest lottery prize ever!

With no jackpot limits and a reputation for awarding the highest jackpots in the world, it's no wonder Mega Millions is an American favorite! Play today for the chance to win incredible lottery prizes. Who knows, you may even win Mega Millions next record-breaking jackpot!