Play El Gordo online
How to play El Gordo Lottery Online?
If there’s one country that loves playing the lottery and has a multitude of games available to play, it's Spain.
With lotteries in Spain dating back to the 18th century, it’s no wonder that there are so many lotteries and raffles to choose from. Variety is the spice of life – and Spain certainly knows how to do that!
To play El Gordo online follow these easy steps:
- Sign in or create your PlayHugeLottos.com account.
- Use any of our various secure payment methods to deposit funds into your account.
- As soon as the funds reflect in your PlayHugeLottos.com account, you can now buy El Gordo lotto tickets and play El Gordo online.
To play El Gordo online, you need to;
- Select five (5) numbers from a pool of fifty-four (54) possible numbers.
- Select one (1) number from nine (9) possible numbers.
You will be given two options to play El Gordo lottery online with PlayHugeLottos.com. The first method is to select your own lucky El Gordo lottery numbers. The second is to opt to use the El Gordo lottery number generator (Quick Pick).
What is the El Gordo lottery Key Number?
The El Gordo lottery Key Number is the bonus ball which increases the value of certain prize tiers.
How to win the El Gordo Lottery Jackpot?
To win the El Gordo lottery jackpot players need to match the main five (5) numbers, including one (1) Key number.
What are the advantages of playing the El Gordo lottery online?
- When you buy El Gordo lotto tickets to play El Gordo online, you do not need to leave the comfort of your home or office.
- There is an increased level of security when you buy El Gordo tickets on PlayHugeLottos.com. They are safely stored in your PlayHugeLottos.com account and cannot be lost, stolen or damaged.
- As soon as the latest El Gordo lottery numbers are published, your entries will be automatically checked against the drawn winning numbers. In the event you have won a prize, we will immediately credit your PlayHugeLottos.com account.
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What is the El Gordo Lottery?
The El Gordo lottery is referred to as “The Big One” in Spain and was launched in 1993. Since then the El Gordo weekly lottery has become Spain’s favourite and most played lottery game. The reason for this is due to its favourable chances of winning the jackpot.
The El Gordo lottery has a minimum starting jackpot of €5 million and can rollover to €30 million. Will you be the next lucky player to win a rollover jackpot? There’s only one way to find out and that is to buy an El Gordo lottery ticket online right here at PlayHugeLottos.com!
When to play the El Gordo Lottery online?
The El Gordo lottery holds its draw once a week every Sunday at 13:00 (CET) in Madrid, Spain and is broadcast on Televisión Española and Radio Nacional de España.
For online lottery players wishing to buy El Gordo tickets on PlayHugeLottos.com and play El Gordo online, please note that you have until an hour before the draw to purchase your tickets.
Shortly after the draw takes place, the El Gordo results will be updated. To check the latest El Gordo lottery results, visit the El Gordo results page.
Can I play El Gordo from overseas?
You don’t have to live in Spain to play the El Gordo lottery online. By signing up for a free PlayHugeLottos.com account you can buy El Gordo lottery tickets from anywhere in the world. This means you have a chance at winning one of Spain’s biggest jackpots!
With PlayHugeLottos.com, you can play the El Gordo lottery online. Simply choose your numbers and cross your fingers! If you prefer Lady Luck to do the hard work for you, the Quick Pick number generator will select numbers for you at random.
Is there an age limit to buy El Gordo Lottery tickets online?
To buy El Gordo tickets to play El Gordo online players need to be 18 years or older.
The El Gordo Prize Table
It’s not only the life-changing El Gordo jackpot to be won, lottery players can also win incredible secondary prizes by matching fewer numbers as outlined in the table below.
|Normal balls |
(pool of 54)
(pool of 9)
The Gordo Lottery Lottery Jackpot Pay-out Options
The El Gordo lottery on PlayHugeLottos.com offers one (1) payout option which is the lump-sum payout option. The lump-sum payout option pays out your jackpot winnings immediately.
Under exceptional circumstances, PlayHugeLottos.com reserves the right to pay the winning El Gordo jackpot in the form of an annuity payout.
What are my chances of winning the El Gordo Lottery?
There are nine (9) prize tiers on the El Gordo lottery. The chance of winning any of the secondary prizes are 1 in 19. The chance of winning the jackpot are 1 in 31 million.
Below is a table listing your chances of winning the El Gordo jackpot and other prizes;
||Your chances of winning
|Five (5) numbers + Key number
||1 in 31,625,100
|Five (5) numbers
||1 in 3,513,900
|Four (4) numbers + Key number
||1 in 129,082
|Four (4) numbers
||1 in 14,342
|Three (3) numbers + Key number
||1 in 2,689
|Three (3) numbers
||1 in 299
|Two (2) numbers + Key number
||1 in 172
|Two (2) numbers
||1 in 19
||1 in 10
El Gordo Jackpot Rollovers
There is no limit to the number of times the El Gordo jackpot can rollover. This means El Gordo jackpots have soared to over €30 million!
What are the tax implications on the El Gordo lottery winnings?
By Spanish law, winnings over €2,500 are subject to a 20% tax.
Interesting Facts About El Gordo
The El Gordo used to have only one draw a month. October 1997, it was changed to weekly draws on Sunday afternoon. There have not been many changes to El Gordo since then other than an additional 9th prize tier being added in 2005 and the addition of a guaranteed minimum jackpot of €5 million.
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After winning the El Gordo with PlayHugeLottos.com
If you are wondering what happens next after winning the El Gordo jackpot with PlayHugeLottos.com, here is what you need to know;
What happens when I win the El Gordo jackpot with PlayHugeLottos.com?
After winning the El Gordo jackpot online lottery player who did buy El Gordo tickets online and realised that they have won the jackpot will be pleased to know that all the hard work is done by PlayHugeLottos.com. We will credit your PlayHugeLottos.com immediately after your win.
How to claim your El Gordo winnings with PlayHugeLottos.com?
When you play El Gordo online, a benefit you will definitely enjoy is the ease of claiming your winnings.
One of our friendly PlayHugeLottos.com customer service agents will call to congratulate you if you win £/$/€200 or more. You’ll need to file a cash withdrawal request to claim your winnings.
Our security team will contact you upon receiving your withdrawal request to ensure your account is verified before granting your cash withdrawal request. Your winnings will be deposited into your preferred bank account after your request is approved.
You can also have your winnings paid to you in several web wallets. However, this option is dependent on which country you live in, including other factors.
The minimum withdrawal amount for all our PlayHugeLottos.com lottery players is set at £10, €12 and US $15. The great thing about the El Gordo lottery is that there are draws that take place most days of the week – which is proof that the Spanish love playing the lottery!
If you’re just as crazy about lotteries as they are, play El Gordo lottery online and be part of the exciting Spanish lotteries today.