Chariton County 

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

To schedule a ride in Chariton County call the Sedalia OATS Transit office at 660-827-2611 or 800-276-6287. Calls must be made 24 hours in advance and are accepted on a first come, first served basis.

To Chillicothe and/or Brookfield: 2nd Wednesday each month

To Moberly and/or Marshall: 4th Wednesday each month

To Columbia and/or Moberly: 1st & 3rd Thursdays each month

To Kansas City Area or Carrollton: 2nd Thursday off months


Head Start Brunswick & Salisbury: Monday-Thursday (5 hours a day)

Chariton County Senior Citizens Services Fund

In-county services available 6:00 am-12:00 pm

  • Monday: Columbia

  • Tuesday: Carrollton

  • Wednesday: Marshall

  • Thursday: Brookfield/Marceline

  • Friday: Moberly


Fares (one-way):

  • $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.

Residents of Chariton County over the age of 59 are funded by the Chariton County Senior Citizens Services Fund; residents under the age of 59 have a fare of $5.00 per stop ($10.00 for a round trip).