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Auto transport

Want a responsive partner with plenty of cargo capacity to transport your vehicles? Fret SNCF offers flexible transport solutions, optimized for your needs in the automotive industry.

End-to-end transport

We ship your vehicles to and from ports all across Europe, from factory gate to distribution centre.

Flexible, optimized transport

To meet your needs for volume and responsiveness, we offer:

  • unique freight capabilities for fast transport of all vehicle types—from light-duty vehicles to vans—from factory gate to distribution centre
  • a wide range of options, from single wagons to full trainloads
  • spot trains and exceptional shipments to help you manage demand during peak periods
  • innovative solutions to optimize shipments and avoid empty running
  • tight security end to end

Learn more about our single-wagon (MLMC) offer

Learn more about our full-trainload offer

Meeting your needs across Europe

Working with Captrain, our network of European companies, and with other rail partners outside France, we provide end-to-end solutions across Europe.

Every day, we handle transport to and from: Spain, Italy, Germany, the Benelux, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Great Britain.

Our experts at your service

Our specialized advisers are on hand to:

  • analyse your needs and offer the right solutions for you
  • provide information on the status of your cargo—around the clock
  • measure the quality and performance of your transport operations

We’re working for you

To ensure the safety of your automotive cargo:

  • routine and random inspections are performed during loading, at hubs and stations/platforms along the way, and on arrival
  • Fret SNCF employees conduct inspections during sorting operations
  • your shipments are monitored by SNCF’s own rail security officers or by private security firms.

Contact the Industry & Logistics department

Eric Vauvrey

E-mail: eric.vauvrey@sncf.fr