Wright County 

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

To schedule a ride in Wright County call the OATS Transit office at 417-887-9272 or 800-770-6287.​


To Springfield from Mtn. Grove, Norwood: 3rd Monday every other month

Holiday Schedule: February 22, 2021, instead of 3rd Monday

To Cabool from Mtn. Grove: 2nd Monday (pm) every other month 

Mtn. Grove in town: 2nd Monday & 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th Thursdays each month

Mtn. Grove, Norwood, Macomb: 1st, 2nd, 4th Tuesdays each month 

Manes, Dawson, Mtn. Grove: 1st, 3rd, 4th Friday each month

To Springfield from Mansfield, Hartville, Grovespring: 3rd Monday each month

Holiday Schedule: 2nd Monday in February 2021

To Ava from Mansfield: 1st Thursday each month

To Lebanon from

Hartville: 1st & 3rd Tuesday each month 

Grovespring: 1st & 3rd Wednesdays each month

To Mountain Grove from

Mansfield, Hartville, Grovespring: 2nd Monday every other month (Jan, Mar, May, Jul, Sep, Nov)

Hartville: 2nd Tuesday every other month (Feb, Apr, June, Aug, Oct, Dec) 

Mansfield: 3rd Thursday each month

Long distance medical transportation from Wright County is also available to Springfield via the Weekly Express on every other Wednesday each month. Trips must be scheduled 48 hours in advance by calling the OATS Office at 1-800-770-6287.

Check out the Southwest Intercity Express

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.



County Committee Meetings: Meetings are currently suspended due to COVID-19. 2nd Monday (Jan, Mar, May, July, Sept, Nov); 12:15 pm at Mtn. Grove Senior center. All meetings are open to the public!