Jasper County 

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

To schedule a ride in Jasper County call the OATS Transit office at 417-887-9272 or 800-770-6287.​

Fares (one-way):

  • In-town Springfield: $1.50 

  • In-town Rural Communities: $1

  • In-County: $1.50

  • Adjacent County: $2.50

  • Long-Distance (3 Counties or more): $5

*Routes funded by Area Agencies on Aging suggest a contribution for senior citizens (60+) and age 18-59 disabled.

To Carthage from Joplin, Webb City, Alba: Every Wednesday 

To Joplin from Carthage, Reeds, Avilla, Sarcoxie & rural Joplin: Every Tuesday

County Committee Meeting: Meetings are currently suspended due to COVID-19. 1st Wednesday every other month(Jan, Mar, May, Jul, Sep, Nov);11:00 am at Carthage Senior Center. All meetings are open to the public!