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Strike it rich with Lotto 6 aus 49

There’s nothing like the rush you get from playing the lottery. Buying a ticket, sitting back and waiting to see if your numbers are drawn – it’s the kind of adrenaline boost you don’t get anywhere else. And why wouldn’t it be exciting? There’s a lot of money at stake, after all.

Lotto 6 aus 49, or ‘6 from 49’, is the most popular lottery game in Germany. Played since 1955, like most lotteries it’s a numbers game that’s simple to play.

Six numbers are selected by a player from between 1 and 49; during lotto draws, six numbers are then generated at random. In addition to the six main lotto numbers, players also choose a ‘super number’, from 0 to 9. (This will be the last number that appears on your ticket).

If a player’s numbers match those of the lotto results exactly, that player wins the lottery jackpot – and becomes an instant millionaire.

Prizes can be won by matching as little as two main numbers plus the super number, right up to the maximum of six numbers plus super number for the largest amounts.

Jackpots for the 6 aus 49 lottery can run to several million euros, making any jackpot winner extremely wealthy. Recent payouts have gone as high as 27 million euros! Just think of what that sort of money could buy – houses, cars, travel, holidays, lifelong financial security…the list goes on and on. Even lesser lotto winnings can still constitute a life-changing amount of money. Plus, it’s not just the winners’ life that could be forever different – many winners give money to family and friends, or donate to worthy causes.

German lottery draws take place on both Wednesdays and Saturdays. Not in Germany? Have no fear; simply buy your 6 aus 49 lottery tickets online at