Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information
3 Months Ended
Mar. 31, 2015
Apr. 21, 2015
Document and Entity Information [Abstract]    
Entity Registrant Name VSE Corporation  
Entity Central Index Key 0000102752  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer No  
Entity Voluntary Filers No  
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Entity Filer Category Accelerated Filer  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   5,374,863dei_EntityCommonStockSharesOutstanding
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2015  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q1  
Document Type 10-Q  
Amendment Flag false  
Document Period End Date Mar. 31, 2015