OATS Transit is available to anyone regardless of age, income, disability, race, gender, religion, or national origin.
To schedule a ride in Lewis County call the OATS Transit office at 660-415-0901 or 800-654-6287.
Calls can be made Monday – Friday from 7:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m. for same day and next day reservations; all other reservations between the hours of 7:00 a.m. – 2 p.m.
$2.00 for in-town riders
$3.00 for county service
$4.00 going to an adjacent county
$10.00 round trip (or $6 one-way) for long distance travel
$1.00 fee for each en-route stop
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.
Canton/Canton in town: 1st Wednesday after the first Tuesday & 3rd Friday every other month (Feb, Apr, June, etc.)*
Kirksville: 1st Thursday every other month (Feb, Apr, June, etc.) & 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th Thursdays each month
Knox & Lewis County to LaBelle
7:00 am-8:30 am | Leave 2:10 pm-2:45 pm- LaBelle Workshop
Except holidays. All times are approximate!
*County Committee Meeting: Canton Senior Housing, 1:00 p.m. All meetings are open to the public.