SNCF Consulting

A wholly-owned subsidiary of SNCF, we are the Group’s consultancy arm—but we also support outside clients in rail and other industries, in France and around the world.

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We’ll help you develop a strategy and deploy it at operational level—anticipating change and making it work for you. Our consultants are well versed in a variety of specialities, so they can get up to speed on your project fast.

Our offer combines traditional consulting services with three distinct areas of rail transport expertise that you can mix and match to meet your specific needs:

  • Strategy and organization
  • Operating performance
  • Project management

Advantage No. 1. We offer dual expertise in consultancy and transport.
Advantage No. 2.
You benefit from the global vision that results from SNCF’s experience as a network manager, train operator and maintenance provider.
Advantage No. 3.
We optimize every component of your project: quality, cost, deadlines and risk.



projects completed each year

of our consultants have worked with major international consultancies.


RER D regional express line sets sights on quality

SNCF CONSULTING was selected to apply the Lean Six Sigma process improvement method to Line D of the regional express rail network serving Paris. Our consultants ran an in-depth analysis of the production process, identified the top 10 defects, provided planning and implementation methodology for ten corresponding projects, and helped deploy the first few.