Gasconade County 

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

To schedule a ride in Gasconade County call the Columbia OATS Transit office at 573-449-3789 or 800-269-6287. Calls must be made between the hours of 9:30 am and 5 pm Monday-Friday 24-48 hours in advance.

Owensville and Rich Fountain to Jefferson City: 1st & 3rd Monday of each month

Hermann & Owensville to Washington: 3rd Thursday of each month

Owensville to Rolla: 1st Thursday of each month           


Owensville & Hermann Workshop: Monday-Friday, 6:30am-8:30am and 3:00pm-5:00pm

Owensville Transit In-Town (Owensville & Southern Gasconade County)Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday; 7:00 am-5:00 pm


Hermann Express in Hospital Area Only: Monday-Friday, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

To schedule a ride please call by noon the day prior to your trip.    

Fares (one-way):

  • In – Town: $2.00

  • Within County: $3.00  

  • Adjacent County: $4.00

  • Long Distance (Beyond 2 Counties): $3.00 per county


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