Adair County

OATS Transit & Kirk-Tran is available to anyone regardless of age, income, disability, race, gender, religion or national origin. 

To schedule a ride in Adair County, call 660-415-0901 or 800-654-6287.

Office Hours: Monday–Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

To Kirksville and Kirksville In-Town:

  • Monday-Friday


City of Kirksville Service:

Kirk-Tran Demand Response Route:

  • Tuesday–Thursday: 6:00a.m. to 6:00p.m.

  • $2.00 for a one-way trip within city limits

  • $3.00 for a one-way trip outside city limits

*Anyone within a 15-mile radius of Kirksville can ride.


Kirk-Tran Deviated Fixed Route:    

  • Deviated means that in addition to boarding the bus at the stops listed below, passengers that cannot get to a bus stop can request to be picked up and dropped off up to ¾ of a mile off the bus route. The pickup and drop off locations will be at the curb. Reservations must be made in advance (at least a day before) by calling 800-654-6287. The route repeats the schedule listee below each hour. 

  • Monday-Thursday: 7:00a.m. to 6:00p.m.                                           

  • Friday: 7:00a.m. to 9:00p.m.                                               

  • Saturday: 9:00a.m. to 9:00p.m.    

  • $2.00 each time you board

  • $20 punch passes are available for purchase at Kirksville City Hall or from a Deviated Fixed Route driver.


Kirk-Tran Route Stops (Repeated Every Hour):                                            

7:00a.m. — Kirksville Gardens Apartments                        

7:02a.m. — R.A.I.L. (1100 S Jamison)                          

7:05a.m. — Sheraton Square Apartments                            

7:08a.m. — Hy-Vee Food & Drug                                        

7:11a.m. — Village 76/Kirksville Housing Authority                        

7:14a.m. — 1506 Crown Drive                                            

7:17a.m. — Fjeld Arms Apartments                                    

7:21a.m. — Walmart                                                          

7:25a.m. — Aldi                                                           

7:28a.m. — Family Services/Voc. Rehab Offices (1612 N Osteopathy)

7:32a.m. — Missouri/Main St. Parking Lot                         

7:35a.m. — Gutensohn Clinic                                            

7:38a.m. — St. Andrew’s Apartments                                  

7:40a.m. — Michigan Street/Sheltered Workshop             

7:43a.m. — Truman State University/Franklin and Randolph    

7:45a.m. — Preferred Family Healthcare (LaHarpe Campus)    

7:47a.m. — Kirksville Heights Apartments                          

7:49a.m. — Northeast Regional Health & Fitness Center      

7:51a.m. — High Hope Employment Services (906 East Shepherd)      

7:54a.m. — Adair County SB 40 Office (1107 Country Club)

*Times may vary by 10 minutes before or after scheduled time so be at the stops 10 minutes before times listed above. ​


Fares (one-way):

  • $2.00 for in-town riders

  • $3.00 for county service

  • $4.00 going to an adjacent county

  • $10.00 round trip (or $6 one-way) for long distance travel

  • $1.00 fee for each en-route stop

*Seniors age 60+ and individuals with disabilities age 18-59 riding under the AAA contract do not have a set fare, but are asked to contribute a minimum amount for their rides.

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