Document and Entity Information
Oct. 17, 2019
Cover [Abstract]  
Document type 8-K
Amendment flag false
Document period end date Oct. 17, 2019
Entity registrant name GREEN PLAINS PARTNERS LP
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code DE
Entity central index key 0001635650
Entity File Number 001-37469
Entity Tax Identification Number 47-3822258
Entity Address, Address Line One 1811 Aksarben Drive
Entity Address, City or Town Omaha
Entity Address, State or Province NE
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 68106
City Area Code 402
Local Phone Number 884-8700
Entity Emerging Growth Company true
Entity Ex Transition Period true
Title of 12(b) Security Common Units, Representing Limited Partner Interests
Trading symbol GPP
Security Exchange Name NASDAQ
Written Communications false
Soliciting Material false
Pre-commencement Tender Offer false
Pre-commencement Issuer Tender Offer false