Jefferson County 

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

To schedule a ride in Jefferson County, call the OATS Transit Office at 636-933-9380.

Fares (one-way):

  • Bus Fare: $2

  • Deviated Fixed Route: $4


  • 10-Ride pass: $20.00

  • Monthly Unlimited Pass: $40.00

  • Student Fall Semester Unlimited Pass: $80*

*Student pass must be purchased at the Jefferson College cashiers office with a valid student ID. Children 2 and under are free with an adult. For passengers who require an aide, a fare will be required for the aide.

Seniors 60+ are half price. 

Arnold Shopping: 3rd Mondays each month

Arnold Local Medicals: Monday - Friday

Arnold to St. Louis for Medicals: 3rd Tuesday each month (Medicals 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.)

Arnold Senior Center: Monday - Wednesday - Friday only     


DeSoto to St. Louis for Medicals: 3rd Tuesday each month

Desoto Local medicals/shopping: Monday - Friday (Medicals 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.)

Festus, Crystal City, Herculaneum, Pevely to Quad City Senior Center: Tuesday & Thursday

Festus local medicals: Monday - Friday

Festus shopping: 2nd Thursdays each month

Festus to St. Louis for medicals: 3rd Tuesday each month (Medicals 10:00 am-1:00 pm)


High Ridge, Cedar Hill, House Springs, Fenton

Fenton local medicals/shopping: 3rd Monday each month

High Ridge local medicals/shopping: 1st & 3rd Wednesday each month

High Ridge to St. Louis for medicals: 3rd Tuesday each month

Fenton to Arnold for Medicals: Monday - Friday (Medicals 10:00 am-1:00 pm)

Jeff-Co Express

Offering transportation from DeSoto to Arnold

& transportation in the City of Arnold:   

Monday – Friday   7:00 am-7:00 pm

Service is provided on a deviated fixed route that will deviate up to 1 mile upon request. Requests for deviation must be made 2 business days in advance. There are a limited number of deviations each day and are based on a first come first serve basis. Due to the nature of our deviated route service, please allow a 15 minute planning window on the times stated. For inclement weather information, contact the office or watch local news for closures.



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