Is It Legal To Bet In West Virginia?

    Is It Legal To Bet In West Virginia?

    YES! West Virginia was one of the first US States to legalize sports betting in 2018.

    What West Virginia Betting Rules Do I Need To Know?

    You must be 21 years old or older in order to bet on Sports in West Virginia.

    You do not have to be a resident of West Virginia to place a legal sports bet, but you must be within State lines to create a betting account and place a bet with an operator licensed in West Virginia.

    There are no restrictions in place that prevent betting on professional sports and college sports, but betting on High School sports is prohibited in the State.

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    Where Can I Bet On Sports In West Virginia?

    In-person betting in the State of West Virginia was legalized in 2018. The following venues currently offer sports betting on site:

    • Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races
    • The Greenbrier Casino Club
    • Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort
    • Mardi Gras Casino & Resort
    • Wheeling Island Hotel Casino Racetrack

    Can I Bet On Sports Online In West Virginia?

    Yes. West Virginia was one of the first US States to legalize online sports betting, doing so in 2018.

    Which Online Sportsbooks Can I Bet With In West Virginia?

    Unlike some States, you can place an online sports bet without being at a licensed location. The following bookmakers are licensed to operate with an online presence:

    • Betly Sportsbook
    • BetMGM
    • DraftKings
    • FanDuel
    • William Hill Sportsbook

    Which Sports Betting Apps Are Available In West Virginia?

    To place online sports bets you will require an app for the Sportsbook. The following apps are currently available to those wanting to place online bets in West Virginia:

    • BetMGM
    • DraftKings West Virginia
    • FanDuel West Virginia
    • William Hill

    What Are The Best Online Casinos In West Virginia?

    Online Casinos are legalized in West Virginia, meaning those over the age of 21 are eligible to play online casino games. Below is a full rundown of the online casinos currently licensed to operate in West Virginia:

    West Virginia Betting FAQs

    Can I bet legally in West Virginia?

    Yes. Check out this page for full details.

    How old do I have to be to bet in West Virginia?

    You must be 21 or older.

    Is online sports betting available in West Virginia?

    Yes. Check out this page for full details.

    What can I do if I feel I have a betting addiction?

    You can call the National Problem Gambling helpline at 1-800-522-4700 or text 1-800-522-4700. You can also live chat at ncpgambling.org/chat.

    Can I bet legally in other States?

    Check out our State-by-State guide to betting in the United States of America by clicking on the link.

    Where can I learn more about West Virginia betting laws?

    Visit the official website for the West Virginia Lottery Commission for more information on West Virginia betting laws.