OATS Transit is available to anyone regardless of age, income, disability, race, gender, religion, or national origin.
To schedule a trip in Bates County call the Sedalia OATS Transit office at 660-827-2611 or
800-276-6287. Calls must be made at least 24 hours in advance.
$2.50 for in-town riders
$5.00 for county service
The fare charges only apply to Senior Center Buses and Area Wide Buses. Seniors 60+ and Individuals with disabilities 18-59 riding under the AAA contract do not have a set fare but are asked to contribute a minimum amount for their rides.
To Kansas City Area: 1st & 4th Wednesday each month
To Nevada: 2nd Wednesday each month
To Clinton: 3rd Wednesday each month
From Rich Hill to Butler: Mondays & Thursdays
City of Butler Service
To the Hospital & Clinics in Butler, Rich Hill and Adrian
Monday - Friday
Fares: $2.50 one-way