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Thousands of migrants travelled from Hungary to Germany

Thousands of migrants reportedly travelled for Hungary to Germany this weekend, using a key train line that runs through Austria.

Taking advantage of the Schengen agreement, which allows passport-free travel through most of Europe, the migrants were able to board trains without having to undergo identification checks.

Migrants have been crossing from Hungary to Germany via a train that runs through Austria Credit: ITV

Hungarian PM set for migration crisis meeting

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban is set to meet with European Union leaders in Brussels this week to discuss the current migration crisis.

Hungary's PM is set to meet EU leaders to discuss the migrant crisis Credit: Wiktor Dabkowski/DPA/PA

Orban will consult with EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, European Council Chairman Donald Tusk, European Parliament President Martin Schulz, and European People's Party chair Joseph Daul on Thursday to try to find a solution to the issue.

An extraordinary summit in Prague on Friday will also be held by leaders of Poland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary.

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