McDonald County 

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

To schedule a ride in McDonald County call the OATS Transit office at 417-887-9272 or 800-770-6287.​

Fares (one-way):

  • In-town Springfield: $1.50 

  • In-town Rural Communities: $1

  • In-County: $1.50 

  • Adjacent County: $2.50

  • Long-Distance (3 Counties or more): $5

*Routes funded by Area Agencies on Aging suggest a contribution for senior citizens (60+) and age 18-59 disabled.

Noel: Mondays, 1st & 5th Tuesday, Thursdays & Fridays

Noel & Jane: 3rd & 4th Tuesday

To Rogers, AR: 1st Wednesday

To Gravette, AR: 3rd Thursday afternoon

To Neosho: 2nd Tuesday

To Grove: 2nd Friday in October



General transportation with medical priority is available from McDonald County origination in Jane to Neosho and Joplin along the I-49 corridor via InterCity Express every Wednesday. Trips must be scheduled 48 hours in advance by calling the OATS office at 1-800-770-6287.



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