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.
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)
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.