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What are the Virginia Bank a Million Draw Times?
Sales cut-off time is 10:45 pm ET the day of the drawing. Approximately 15 minutes prior to draw time.
|Wednesday||11:00 pm ET|
|Saturday||11:00 pm ET|
VA Bank a Million Payout Chart and Odds
|Match||Prizes ($2 Wager)||Odds|
|6 Balls||$1,000,000||1 in 3,838,380|
|5 Balls + BB||$20,000||1 in 639,730|
|5 Balls||$2,000||1 in 19,386|
|4 Balls + BB||$400||1 in 7,754|
|4 Balls||$40||1 in 485|
|3 Balls + BB||$40||1 in 363|
|3 Balls||$4||1 in 35|
|2 Balls+ BB||$8||1 in 47|
Odds of Winning Virginia Bank a Million are 1 in 18.3*A match-six $2 wager top prize yields $1 million take home after required federal and state tax withholdings are deducted. A $1 wager yields $500,000 and a 50 cent wager yields $250,000.
How do I Play Bank a Million?
- PICK YOUR NUMBERS:
Ask for a Quick Pick and let the lottery terminal select the numbers for you, or choose six numbers between 1 and 40.
- BUY YOUR TICKET:
VA Bank a Million tickets cost $2 per play. However players can choose 1 set of numbers for $2 (win up to $1MM), 2 sets of number for $1 each (win up to $500,000) or 4 sets of numbers for $0.50 each (win up to $250,000). The total played must be $2 per play.
- PLAY MULTIPLE DRAWINGS:
You can play your numbers for up to 26 consecutive drawing dates on the same ticket. Just tell the cashier at the time of your purchase or mark the Multi Play box on your selection slip.
VA Bank a Million FAQs
A: Bank a Million is a twice weekly draw game where players select six numbers from 1 through 40. Jackpots are set at $1,000,000 for a $2 wager, $500,000 for a $1 wager and $250,000 for a $0.50 wager. The total wager per play must total $2.
Q: How much do Bank a Million tickets cost?
A: Ticket total cost is $2 per play but can be divided into 1, 2 or 4 sets of numbers.
Q: Where and when can I play VA Bank a Million?
A: You can play Bank a Million at all Virginia Lottery retailers. Draws take place Wednesday and Saturday at approximately 11:00 p.m. Tickets for each drawing may be purchased up to 15 minutes prior to the next drawing.
Q: Do VA Bank a Million tickets expire?
A: Prizes must be claimed within 180 days of the draw date on which the prize was won.
What is VA Bank a Million?
VA Bank a Million is a twice weekly draw game where you try to pick six numbers between 1 and 40 that match the winning numbers drawn to win a cash prize. You can also select Quick Pick and the random number generator will choose the numbers for you.
Tickets cost $2 per play and players can choose 1 set of numbers for $2 (win up to $1MM), 2 sets of number for $1 each (win up to $500,000) or 4 sets of numbers for $0.50 each (win up to $250,000). The total played must be $2 per play. The top prize of up to $1,000,000 is the after tax amount the player will take home!
To win the top prize, players must match all six numbers drawn. The Virginia Lottery will draw a Bonus Ball that can match the players selected numbers which can boost prizes won. All Virginia results are available immediately after each drawing.