Barton County 

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

To schedule a ride in Barton County, call 417-887-9272 or 800-770-6287.

Listed below is the transportation schedule for Barton County.


Service to Joplin:

  • 1st Monday and 3rd Thursday each month



Service to Springfield: 

  • 2nd Monday each month 



Service to Nevada: 

  • 4th Thursday each month



Service to Lamar:                                                                                                                        

From Mindenmines and Liberal:

  • Every Tuesday 


From Golden City and Jasper:

  • Every Wednesday


Suggested Contribution:

  • In-town Springfield: $1.50 

  • In-town Rural Communities: $1

  • In-County: $1.50 

  • Adjacent County: $2.50

  • Long-Distance (three counties or more): $5