Illinois Lotto Numbers


Although some players may have a system for choosing their own lottery numbers, basing their picks on birthdates, anniversaries or addresses, some players prefer to have their numbers randomly generated, to ensure complete chance. Choosing a Quick Pick option or using a Random Number Generator such as the ones here, will also ensure your numbers are evenly represented, to ensure no bias towards a certain field of numbers.


If you wish to generate more than one set of Illinois State Lottery numbers to play with, simply select the quantity up to a maximum of 20, from the dropdown list below and then click the GENERATE button.

Random Lottery Numbers

Illinois (IL) Lottery General Information The Illinois Lottery began operating on July 1, 1974 as part of the Illinois Department of Revenue with Ralph Batch as its Superintendent. One month later, the first Lottery tickets - they cost 50 cents - went. Illinois Lotto; The Illinois Lottery is drawn on Monday, Thursday and Saturday and requires players to match six numbers from a possible 52 in order to win the jackpot. Players can also opt to play an additional number, named Extra Shot, to increase their non-jackpot winnings. Christmas bingo game. The Illinois Lotto is a popular draw that takes place three times a week on a Monday, Thursday and Saturday at 21.22 CST. Jackpots in the Lotto start at $2 million and, as there are three draws per week, the jackpot can quickly grow in size. Always check with the official source for lottery numbers in a particular state. Lottery USA is an independent lottery results service and is neither endorsed, affiliated nor approved by any state, multi-state lottery operator or organization whatsoever. All trademarks remain the property of their rightful owners and used for informational.


Illinois Mega Millions Prize Amounts

Numbers CorrectPrize
5 of 5 w/ Mega BallJackpot
5 of 5$1,000,000
4 of 5 w/ Mega Ball$10,000
4 of 4$500
3 of 5 w/ Mega Ball$200
3 of 5$10
2 of 5 w/ Mega Ball$10
1 of 5 w/ Mega Ball$4
0 of 5 w/ Mega Ball$2

Illinois Mega Millions Megaplier Prize Amounts

Numbers CorrectMegaplier 2XMegaplier 3XMegaplier 4XMegaplier 5X
5 of 5$2,000,000$3,000,000$4,000,000$5,000,000
4 of 5 w/ Megaplier$20,000$30,000$40,000$50,000
4 of 5$1,000$1,500$2,000$2,500
3 of 5 w/ Megaplier$400$600$800$1,000
3 of 5$20$30$40$50
2 of 5 w/ Megaplier$20$30$40$50
1 of 5 w/ Megaplier$8$12$16$20
0 of 5 w/ Megaplier$4$6$8$10

Illinois Mega Millions FAQs

Can I buy a IL Mega Millions ticket online?

If you're in Texas, California, Michigan, Minnesota, New Hampshire, Oregon, Washington or Pennsylvania you can purchase Mega Millions tickets through at!

When is the Illinois Mega Millions?

Illinois Mega Millions drawings take place twice a week on Tuesday and Friday nights.

What time is the Illinois Mega Millions drawing?


11:00 PM ET

What is the IL Mega Millions jackpot?

Mega Millions jackpots roll-over until there is a winner or multiple winners. You can find the latest Illinois Mega Millions jackpot amounts here on the Illinois Mega Millions Jackpots page.

Illinois Lotto Jackpot Amounts

Did anyone win the IL Mega Millions?

When Mega Millions resets to the minimum jackpot, it’s an indication that one or more players won in the most recent drawing.

What are the IL Mega Millions winning numbers?

View the latest Mega Millions winning numbers in the app or on the website following each drawing here on the Illinois Mega Millions Results page.

Past Winning Il Lottery Numbers

What are the odds of winning?

Higher than you think! The odds of winning a prize are 1 in 24.