Passenger Carriers

Who must obtain an Intrastate For-Hire Motor Carrier License? Transporters of passengers for hire in intrastate commerce are required to hold an Intrastate For-Hire Motor Carrier License, except when:

  • Operating a taxicab, as defined by 47 O.S. 1-174, wholly within a municipality, provided the operator of the taxicab is licensed by the municipality in which business is conducted; or
  • Operating a bus, as defined by 47 O.S. 1-105, not between two or more cities or towns, provided the operator of the bus is licensed by a municipality in which business is conducted.

Private carriers of passengers are not required to obtain an Intrastate Motor Carrier License.

View lists of authorized carriers.

View helpful information about passenger carriers operating in interstate commerce (crossing state lines).