Ozark County 

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

To schedule a ride in Ozark County call the Springfield OATS Transit Office at 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.

To Springfield from Pontiac/Gainesville/Theodosia: 2nd Monday each month

To Mountain Home AR from

Bakersfield/Caulfield: 3rd Monday each month

Theodosia/Gainesville: 3rd Tuesday each month


To Ava from Theodosia/Gainesville: 1st Tuesday in November & 2nd Tuesday every month                  

To Gainesville: 4th Tuesday (Ozark County food pantry open from 1:00-1:30 for bus)

To West Plains from Bakersfield/Caulfield: Every Thursday

County Committee Meeting: 4th Tuesday (Jan,Mar,May,Jul,Sep,Nov); 12:30 pm at Ozark County Senior Center. All OATS meetings are open to the public!



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