Lincoln County 

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

To schedule a ride in Lincoln 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.


To Troy From

Elsberry, Silex, Whiteside: 2nd & 4th Tuesdays each month

Foley, Moscow Mills, Old Monroe, Winfield: 1st Tuesday each month

Hawk Point, Troy, Truxton: Thursdays each month

Lincoln County: 4th Wednesday each month*

Fares (one-way):

  • $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.

THE LINC–Public Transportation for Residents of Lincoln County

  • Monday – Friday | 6:00 a.m.- 6:00 p.m. Transportation within Lincoln County. Fare is $2 per stop.

  • Wednesdays & Fridays - Transportation to Pike, Montgomery, Warren, St. Charles and St. Louis Counties and St. Louis City for medical appointments only - Fare is $10.00 round trip. 

Check out the Intercity Express to Columbia and St. Louis