The following railway lines were opened or reopened on the national network in the last 20 years:
Paisley Canal Line
Manchester Airport Line
Blackburn-Clitheroe (regular passenger services)
Jewellery Line (Smethwick-Birmingham Snow Hill)
Robin Hood Line
Heathrow Airport (Heathrow Express/Heathrow Connect)
Eastleigh to Romsey (via Chandlers Ford)
Channel Tunnel rail link
Vale of Glamorgan
Ebbw Vale Line
Kettering to Corby.
This list excludes freight only, London Underground, tramways, Docklands Light Railway, heritage and other independent railways.
New and reopened lines in Scotland and Wales are included in this list even though for part of the period openings and re-openings have been a devolved matter.
The Department for Transport does not hold information on the number of jobs created in each project or the cost of each project.