Taney County 

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

To schedule a ride in Taney County call the OATS Transit office at 417-887-9272 or 800-770-6287.  Call must be made Monday-Friday between 7:00 am and 2:00 pm.

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.

Branson/Hollister in town: Monday-Friday


Forsyth in town: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 

To Branson from Forsyth Area: Tuesday & Thursday   

Cross-County: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 

Branson in town: Tuesday & Thursday-Age 60+ only

To Branson/Hollister from

Branson, Hollister, Walnut Shade area: 1st & 3rd Tuesdays each month

Forsyth & Eastern Taney County area: 1st & 3rd Wednesdays each month

To Branson from East Taney County:

  • Tuesday & Thursday Age 60+ only

  • Monday, Wednesday & Friday General Public


To Branson from Western Taney Co: Monday-Friday Age 60+ only

Veterans Transportation to Fayetteville: Contact the OATS Transit Office for dates.


Long distance medical transportation is also available from Taney County to Springfield via the Intercity Express on every other Tuesday each month. Trips must be scheduled 48 hours in advance by calling the OATS Office.

Check out the Southwest Intercity Express