Hungarian state lotteries managed by Szerencsejatek list Euro Jackpot, Ötöslottó (Lotto 5), Skandináv lottó, Joker, Keno, Luxor, Puttó, Sorsjegy, Toto, Tippmix and Gol Toto as well as one of the most popular lottery games there Hatoslottó (lottó 6). The first Hatos Lotto draw was held on 29 October 1988.Hatos ticket sales were started earlier on 7 October of that year.
Hatos Lotto largest jackpot to date was won on 21 September 2008 and accounted for Ft2,958,307,350 (then €12 mln as of September 2008 exchange rate).
The lottery winning numbers then were 11, 18, 26, 42, 43, 45.
This lottery is also known as Lotto 6 and is rightfully considered one of the most popular modern lotteries in Hungary.
Initially, it used the double matrix 6/45 1 bonus number.
Almost two-thirds of Hungarian population is reported to participate in the national lotteries.
Szerencsejatek ensures national lottery ticket sales through the country-wide retail network including over 3,600 outlets as well as via online lottery services introduced in November 1998.
The bonus Hatos Lotto numbers were accountable for the second prize category offered for those matching only 5 winning Hatos Lotto numbers.
In July Szerencsejatek changed Hatos Lotto format removing the bonus number. Starting from November 1993 Szerencsejatek introduced the “Joker” option to increase the winning chances.
Eleget tettünk a kérésüknek, sőt most még szebb és könnyebben használható formában hoztuk vissza ezeket. Vidd el az akció 10 millió forintos főnyereményét, vagy az 5x1 millió forint egyikét!
The history of Hungarian lottery industry is traced back to 1770 when the first Hungarian lottery draw was held in the city of Buda.
The chances to win the cash prize of last 4th category are 1 in 45.