Photos: The long journey

Photographer Patrick Witty has been in Hungary and Croatia covering the movement of refugees in Europe, and here are some of the images he has shared.

Photographs taken between 10 September 2015 and 19 September 2015; captions based on Patrick Witty’s descriptions on Twitter. 

Families camped out overnight in Tovarnik, Croatia. (Photo: Patrick Witty for TIME Magazine)

Families camped out overnight in Tovarnik, Croatia. (Photo: Patrick Witty for TIME Magazine)

 

Croatian police guard the tracks as hundreds of refugees wait for trains in Tovarnik. (Photo: Patrick Witty for TIME Magazine)

Croatian police guard the tracks as hundreds of refugees wait for trains in Tovarnik. (Photo: Patrick Witty for TIME Magazine)

 

Children can still find moments of joy in all this chaos at Keleti train station. (Photo: Patrick Witty for TIME Magazine)

Children can still find moments of joy in all this chaos at Keleti train station. (Photo: Patrick Witty for TIME Magazine)

 

A mother and baby on board a train towards Austria from Keleti station in Hungary. (Photo: Patrick Witty for TIME Magazine)

A mother and baby on board a train towards Austria from Keleti station in Hungary. (Photo: Patrick Witty for TIME Magazine)

 

Refugees walk across the Serbian border into Croatia. (Photo: Patrick Witty for TIME Magazine)

Refugees walk across the Serbian border into Croatia. (Photo: Patrick Witty for TIME Magazine)

 

Croatian police at the Tovarnik train station. Hundreds of refugees are waiting for trains. (Photo: Patrick Witty for TIME Magazine)

Croatian police at the Tovarnik train station. Hundreds of refugees are waiting for trains. (Photo: Patrick Witty for TIME Magazine)

 

Families wait to board buses in Tovarnik, Croatia. Steady stream of buses arriving. (Photo: Patrick Witty for TIME Magazine)

Families wait to board buses in Tovarnik, Croatia. Steady stream of buses arriving. (Photo: Patrick Witty for TIME Magazine)

 

Hundreds of refugees are gathered at Tovarnik train station in Croatia. (Photo: Patrick Witty for TIME Magazine)

Hundreds of refugees are gathered at Tovarnik train station in Croatia. (Photo: Patrick Witty for TIME Magazine)

 

Hundreds of refugees pour onto trains in Tovarnik, Croatia. (Photo: Patrick Witty for TIME Magazine)

Hundreds of refugees pour onto trains in Tovarnik, Croatia. (Photo: Patrick Witty for TIME Magazine)

 

A Syrian refugee waits for a train in Tovarnik, Croatia, after crossing the Serbian border. (Photo: Patrick Witty for TIME Magazine)

A Syrian refugee waits for a train in Tovarnik, Croatia, after crossing the Serbian border. (Photo: Patrick Witty for TIME Magazine)

 

You can follow Patrick on Twitter at @patrickwitty.

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