OATS Transit is available to anyone regardless of age, income, disability, race, gender, religion, or national origin.
To schedule a ride in Stone County call the OATS Transit office at 417-887-9272 or 800-770-6287.
To Springfield: 2nd Monday each month
To Branson: 1st Monday each month
To Branson West From Crane, Galena, Cape Fair, Reeds Spring: 1st & 3rd Wednesdays each month
To Branson West From Reeds Spring, Kimberling City, Blue Eye, Lampe: 2nd Thursday each month
To Branson from Shell Knob, Viola, Carr Lane: 2nd Tuesdays Feb, Apr, June, Aug, Oct, Dec.
To Shell Knob from Shell Knob, Viola, Carr Lane: 2nd Tuesdays Jan, Mar, May, Jul, Sept, Nov AND 4th Tuesdays every month.
North Stone County/Nixa Employment Transportation: Monday – Friday
South Stone County/Branson area Employment Transportation: Monday – Friday
Long distance medical transportation is also available from Stone County to Springfield via the Weekly Express on every other Tuesday each month. Trips must be scheduled 48 hours in advance by calling the OATS Office at 1-800-770-6287.
General transportation is also available from North Stone County along MO-413 corridor and from South Stone County along MO-13 corridor via the Express every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday to Branson area. Trips must be scheduled 48 hours in advance by calling the OATS office at 1-800-770-6287. Check out the Southwest Intercity Express
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.