The city of Chuy is located in the department of Rocha.
It has the peculiarity that is separate from the Brazilian city of Chuí by a shared road between the two cities, the "International Avenue" border town. The Uruguayan side bears the name of "Avenida Brasil" and, on the Brazilian side of "Avenida Uruguai".
It is located at kilometer 340 of Route No. 9, a meeting with Brazilian route BR 471.
With many shops both on the Uruguayan side as the Brazilian, make this town a "shopping open".