WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- Everyone in Washington seems to be excited about Metro's new Silver Line.

The line officially opens for riders on Saturday and will have its first full service rush hour commute on Monday.

To lessen the stress of that commute, WUSA9 has partnered with MetroMinder to help provide updates on train schedules and performance.

Text 'RIDE' to 25543 and you'll be sent a link to download the app on your Android or iPhone.

The MetroMinder app is meant to simplify your commute, and you can even track Metro's performance during the Silver Line's first rush hour.

For more information, visit metrominder.com