OATS Transit is available to anyone regardless of age, income, disability, race, gender, religion, or national origin.
To schedule a ride in Shelby 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.
$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.
To Columbia: 1st Monday
To Hannibal: 2nd Thursday
To Kirksville (Medicals Only): 2nd Tuesday each month
To Moberly: 4th Tuesday each month
To Shelbina & Shelbina in town: 1st Wednesday each month* & 1st Friday after the 1st Thursday each month
Check out the Northeast Intercity Express to Columbia & St. Louis