Stone County 

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.​


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: 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

Reeds Spring, Kimberling City, Blue Eye, Lampe: 2nd Thursday each month


To Shell Knob from Shell Knob, Viola, Carr Lane: 3rd Tuesdays each month; 1st Tuesday Jan, Mar, May, Jul, Sept, Nov

To Branson from Shell Knob, Viola, Carr Lane: 1st Tuesday Feb, Apr, Jun, Aug, Oct, Dec

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


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