Macon County 

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

To schedule a ride in Macon 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 Columbia: 1st Monday each month

To Kirksville: 2nd Tuesday each month

To Macon: 3rd Monday* & 3rd Tuesday each month

To Moberly: 4th Tuesday each month

Fares (one-way) for above routes:

  • $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.

City of Macon In-Town Service:

  • Monday – Friday | 9:00 am – 4:00 pm | $2.00 per stop

  • To schedule a ride for in-town Macon please call 660-385-2811 between 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

*Service provided by the Macon Chamber of Commerce contracts for residents of Macon

Northeast Intercity Express service to Columbia and St. Louis