Kirk-Tran is the public transit service for the City of Kirksville. This service is a cooperative effort between the City of Kirksville, OATS, Inc., the Missouri Department of Transportation, the Federal Transit Administration, the Adair County SB-40 Developmental Disability Board, and the United Way of Northeast Missouri. Kirk-Tran is operated by OATS, Inc. OATS has been contracted to use its busses, drivers, and office staff to provide transportation services Monday through Saturday.
Kirk-Tran uses a demand-response system where point to point riders are scheduled in advance by calling the dispatch center. This system operates Monday through Friday, from 6:00 am to 6:00 pm and travels within a 15 mile radius of downtown Kirksville. To schedule a ride, call 660.665.8404 or 877.666.KIRK, Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm. Fare - $2.00 per one way trip anywhere inside the Kirksville city limits; $3.00 per one-way trip outside of Kirksville city limits within a 15 mile radius of downtown Kirksville. Children under 12 years of age, accompanied by a parent or guardian, ride free of charge.
Deviated Fixed Route
The Deviated Fixed Route operates Monday through Thursday from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm, Friday until 9:00 pm, and Saturday from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm and includes the stops listed in the "Kirk-Tran Deviated Fixed Route" link. The route will repeat this schedule every hour. Times may vary by 10 minutes before or after scheduled time. Fare - $2.00 per one-way trip. Purchase a Punch Card for $20. Punch Cards can be purchased from the Deviated Fixed Route Driver or the Finance Department counter at City Hall. You must have exact change for fares or to purchase a punch card. Children under 12 ride free and must be accompanied by an adult.
Kirk-Tran is a Deviated Fixed Route bus service. This means that in addition to boarding the bus at the specified stops listed on this bus schedule, passengers that cannot get to a bus stop can request to be picked up and dropped off up to ¾ of a mile off the bus route. The pickup and drop off locations will be at the curb. Reservations must be made in advance, at least the day before, by calling the Kirk-Tran Office at 660.665.8404 or 877.666.5475.