Polk County 

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

To schedule a ride in Polk 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.

To Springfield: 3rd Thursday each month                               

Special Contract Service: Monday-Friday


To Bolivar from                                                                                       

  • Halfway, Fair Play, Aldrich, Morrisville, Pleasant Hope: Every Monday 

  • Dunnegan, Humansville, Huron: Every Wednesday 

  • Bolivar in town: Monday-Friday                                                   

County Committee Meeting: Meetings are currently suspended due to COVID-19. 4th Thursday (Jan, Mar, May, Jul, Sept, Nov); 11:30 am (Call 800-770-6287 for location). All meetings are open to the public!