Southwest Missouri to Springfield Intercity Express

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

Routine transportation to Springfield is available for the specified weekdays. Reservations must be made at least 2 days in advance. Schedule your appointments in Springfield between 10:00 am - 2:00 pm (or not later than 1:30 pm if expected to last longer than 45 minutes).


Pickup points have been established along the route; however the bus will go off route up to 3 miles. The pickup and drop off locations will be at the curb.  Fares are $10 for round trip; $6 for one-way.  To schedule a ride, call the OATS office at (800)770-6287 or (417)887-9272, Monday-Friday between 7:00 am – 2:00 pm. We do not schedule by email.


Round-Trip from McDonald/Newton Counties (originating in Jane to Pineville area) to Joplin every Wednesday along I-49 corridor including communities of  Pineville, Anderson, Goodman and Neosho.


Round-Trip from Newton & Barry Counties (originating in Neosho to Monett area) to Springfield every Wednesday; along old Hwy 60 corridor, including communities of Granby, Newtonia, Monett, Aurora, Marionville, Billings and Republic.

Round-Trip from Stone County (originating in Lampe to Kimberling City area) to Springfield every other Tuesday; along Hwy 13/160 corridor, including communities of Kimberling City, Branson West, Reeds Spring, Spokane, Highlandville and Nixa.

Round-Trip from Northern Stone County (originating in Crane to Branson every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday along Hwy 413/76 corridor, including Elsey, Galena, Reeds Spring and Branson West.

Round-Trip from Southern Stone County (originating in Blue Eye to Branson every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday along Hwy 13/76 corridor, including the communities of Lampe, Kimberling City and Branson West.


Round-Trip from Taney County (originating in Hollister to Branson area) to Springfield every other Tuesday; along Hwy 65 corridor, including communities of Branson, Bull Creek, Walnut Shade, Saddlebrooke, E. Highlandville and Ozark.         


Round-Trip from Wright County (originating in Mountain Grove area) to Springfield every other Wednesday; along Hwy 60 corridor, including communities of Norwood, Macomb, Mansfield, Seymour and Rogersville.

Pickup Points in Your Area

Aurora – Walmart @ Elliott Ave

Aurora – Eagle Stop @ 60/103 Benton

Billings – Casey’s @ 60/NW Madison

Branson – Casey’s @ West Main/76

Branson – Cox Medical Center

Bull Creek –Commuter Parking @ 65/F

Branson West – Country Mart

Granby–Snack Attack/Conoco@Hwy 60

Highlandville (East)

Highlandville (West)

Hollister – Country Mart

Kimberling City – Harter House @ 160

Lampe  Dollar General @6913 MO 13

Macomb – Commuter Parking

Mansfield – Signal Station @ Bus. 5/60

Marionville – Casey’s @ Hwy 60

Monett – Walmart @ 60/Birdie Ln.

Mountain Grove – Country Mart

Neosho – Kum&Go @ 59/Industrial Dr

Neosho–Casey’s @ Neosho/Johnson Dr

Newtonia - @ EE/86

Norwood – Phillips 66 @ 60/N. Hwy E

Ozark–Walmart @ Bus. 65/W. South St

Ozark – Casey’s @ 65/W. Jackson St.

Ozark – Rapid Roberts @ 65/Hwy CC

Ozark – Mercy Clinics @ 65/Evans Rd

Reeds Spring – Fuel Mart

Rogersville – Conoco @ 60/VV

Rogersville – Kum&Go @ MO 125

Republic – Kum&Go @ 60/Elm St.

Nixa – Walgreens @ 160/Mt Vernon St

Nixa – Walmart @ 160/Aldersgate Dr.

Saddlebrooke – Commuter Parking

Seymour – Casey’s @ Bus 60

Spokane – Y-76 Handi Mart

Walnut Shade – Conoco @ 65/160


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