How to Play EuroDreams

What is EuroDreams?

EuroDreams is a lottery numbers game in which Players from participating European countries play to win a Top Prize which is paid in regular instalments over a 30 year period. You pick 6 numbers from 1 to 40 and 1 Dream Number from 1 to 5. 

Which countries participate in EuroDreams?

EuroDreams is played in eight countries, namely Ireland, Austria, Belgium, France, Luxembourg, Portugal, Spain and Switzerland. 

How much is a EuroDreams Ticket? 

The minimum play for EuroDreams is one line per Draw, which costs €2.50.

What’s the EuroDreams Top Prize? 

For each Draw, the Top Prize is an Annuity Prize of €20,000 per month for 30 years.

What time is the EuroDreams Draw?

Draws take place in Paris under independent supervision, Draw days are every Monday and Thursday with Draw scheduled at approximately 8pm and results can be viewed on our results page after approximately 9.25pm on the night of the Draw. 

Sales close at 7.30pm on Draw days. Sales for next Draw reopen at 8pm on Draw days. 

The first draw took place on Monday, November 6th, 2023.

What is the EuroDreams Will Be Won in Ireland Promotion?

This special draw takes place a few times a year. More information can be found here.

Ways to play EuroDreams:

  1. In-store
    • Choose your own numbers
    • You mark a Playslip with your six selected numbers and your one Dream Number in each Panel that you wish to play.

    • Choose Quick Pick numbers
  2. Quick Pick means your numbers are randomly selected for you. You can ask your National Lottery Agent directly for a Quick Pick or mark the Quick Pick box in the Panel on your Playslip.

  3. Online

    Register to play online to

    • Never miss a draw!
    • Save & Play your numbers automatically!
    • Have your numbers automatically checked!


    To Play EuroDreams Online:

    1. You must play a minimum of one line. You can either:

      • Key in your six chosen numbers 1 to 40 and your one Dream Number 1 to 5, OR
      • Click the QP button for automatic Quick Pick numbers, OR
      • Select My Last Ticket if you've played before, OR
      • Go to My Favourite numbers and choose from your list of saved favourite numbers
    2. Choose the number of Advance Play draws you want your numbers to play in one, two, four, six or eight.
    3. Click Play Now. You'll have the chance to check that your numbers are correct before you press the Purchase button, then you're in. Easy!
    4. We'll send you an email to let you know if your ticket is a winner!

You can also check all your purchases at any time using your online account.

EuroDreams Advance Play

EuroDreams Advance Play means that you can play up to a month's worth of EuroDreams Draws in advance. Just tick the Advance Play box for two, four, six or eight Draws, whichever suits best. The Ticket you get will show the number of Draws you're in and what dates apply.

Advance Play will always include the next EuroDreams Draw. If you win a Prize in any of the Draws you can claim it in the usual way. Retain your Ticket to cover any Draws left on your Advance Play.

Winnings & Odds 


Main Numbers

Dream Number

Odds of Winning

(1 in:)

Expected Average Prize 

Tier 1





The capital sum to be used to acquire an Annuity paying €20,000 per month for 30 years.*

Tier 2





The capital sum to be used to acquire an Annuity paying €2,000 per month for 5 years.*

Tier 3




Tier 4 





Tier 5





Tier 6




*Prize limits apply, see Game Rules below.

Odds of Winning any Prize: 1 in 4.66

Odds of Winning Jackpot: 1 in 19,191,900

Game Rules and Guides