Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information - shares
3 Months Ended
Mar. 31, 2018
May 09, 2018
Document And Entity Information    
Entity Registrant Name Eco-Stim Energy Solutions, Inc.  
Entity Central Index Key 0001135657  
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Period End Date Mar. 31, 2018  
Amendment Flag false  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   74,873,477
Trading Symbol ESES  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q1  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2018