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.
In-town Springfield: $1.50
In-town Rural Communities: $1
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!