The Swiss Lotto has produced over 600 millionaires since it started. It's eight prize divisions and small guessing range makes Switzerland's lottery a firm favorite for lotto fans every Wednesday and Saturday.
Swiss Lotto is a 6/42 plus 1/6 powerball style lotto game and in order to play, you need to pick six numbers between 1 and 42 and one number between 1 and 6 (Powerball). If you match all seven lucky numbers with those drawn, you'll win the Swiss lottery jackpot!
The overall odds of winning any prize is 1 in 31.
The jackpot starts at 1.5 million Swiss Francs and a rollover occurs each time it is not won. Swiss Lotto continues to rollover until it is won.
Up until the age of the internet and online ticket vendors, you had to be in Switzerland to buy Swiss Lotto tickets. Not any more! Now, thanks to internet technology, anyone can play Switzerland's Lottery online from anywhere in the world. This is done by using a certified online lottery ticket agent such as 'theLotter'.